DOVER, N.H., September 21, 2020—Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU), a community-based employment service provider specializing in placing job seekers who experience barriers to employment, is pleased to announce the promotion of Marcia Welsh to Chief Financial Officer for WOU and its staffing division, Leddy Group.
As chief financial officer, Welsh will oversee all financial, accounting, and insurance aspects of the organization while working with the rest of the leadership team to guide the future direction of the company. Formerly a staff accountant at a local CPA firm, Welsh joined WOU’s accounting team in 2015 as Assistant Controller and was promoted to Vice President and Controller in 2018.
WOU’s President and CEO Steve Wood commented, “We are very lucky to have Marcia leading our financial and accounting team. Not only are her analytical and detail talents valued by everyone, she brings a positive energy to finding solutions for today’s ever-changing and turbulent financial challenges.”
“I am fortunate to work with a company whose team members are caring, passionate, and work hard for their clients and customers,” said Welsh. “I look forward to continuing to support their efforts in this new position.”
Welsh attended Southern New Hampshire University and earned her bachelor’s degree in business studies with concentrations in accounting and business finance. She and her husband reside in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
For more information about WOU and its specialized services for those who seek barriers to employment, visit www.workopportunities.net.
About Work Opportunities Unlimited
Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Dover, N.H. with operations throughout the eastern United States, Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) is a community-based employment service provider specializing in placing job seekers who experience barriers to employment. The company has grown from one person to a workforce of hundreds that serves thousands of adults and students annually. In addition to private citizens, WOU provides services to individuals referred by school districts, vocational rehabilitation programs, development disability agencies, the Massachusetts Departments of Mental Health, Transitional Assistance, and Children and Families, as well as the U.S. Social Security Administration through the Ticket to Work program. For information, visit www.workopportunities.net.
Laura Brunson, Marketing Manager
Work Opportunities Unlimited