Our parent company, Davis H. Elliot Company (Elliot), began work in 1946 as a one-crew distribution line contractor in Roanoke, VA. After 70 years, and a move of their headquarters to Lexington, KY, Elliot has built a reputation of Electrical Excellence throughout the industry. A reputation that is supported by a strong culture that follows the core values of Servant Leadership, Target Zero, and Human Performance.
In addition to electrical services, Elliot has since moved into other verticals including video production and event services with Studio46, managed IT and audio/video installation with 46Solutions, and now leadership development with leadershipmoment.com.
Meet Our Hosts
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MA | MED
Todd Layne is the Director of Learning and Development at the Davis H. Elliot Company (Elliot), an electrical contractor based in Lexington, KY. Todd initially began a partnership with Elliot, in conjunction with the company he founded – Corporate CAREWorks of Kentucky, to provide care to employees who were experiencing difficult times.
After making the decision to join Elliot full time in 2017, Todd developed the Leadership Moment video series in order to provide a consistent message about leadership to the company’s 2,400 employees spread across 13 different states. While one-on-one leadership development is important to his work, Todd has worked to develop the series to provide employees with useful leadership tools for their professional and home life.
Prior to founding Corporate CAREworks of Kentucky and working at Elliot, Todd served for 15 years at two of the largest churches in the nation to develop programs and systems to provide care for large numbers of people.
Todd Layne has been married to his wife Rebecca for over 30 years, and reside in Lexington, KY. They have three daughters, two sons-in-law and 1 granddaughter.
MA | LMFT
Julie Dodson, MA, LMFT, is a 2020 addition to the CAREWorks team. She was trained in Relationship Enhancement ©, which has shaped her style of empathy to connect with people from a wide range of backgrounds and beliefs. She has provided care and counsel with adults, couples, families, adolescents, and children.
Julie holds a BA in Specialized Ministries from Mid-America Christian University (Oklahoma City, OK) and a Masters in Mental Health Counseling from Asbury Theological Seminary (Wilmore, KY). She is licensed in Kentucky as a Marriage and Family Therapist and is certified in Relationship Enhancement Program Presentation, Child-Centered Play Therapy, and Filial Therapy. She also works as a patient advocate for Avenues for Women in Frankfort, KY, and as the Student Ministry Director for her church.
She lives in Frankfort, KY, with Andrew, her husband, and their dog, Carter. She enjoys hiking, travel, a good cup of coffee.
Dr. Mark R. LaBonde
M.Div | D.Min
Mark is married to Jan, has 2 grown children and two grandchildren. He joined Corporate CAREWorks of Kentucky as one of their consultants in 2007. Before joining the staff at CAREWorks he served as an Ordained Minister at a large church in Fort Wayne Indiana as the Pastoral Care and Discipleship Director.
Mark received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Cincinnati and his Masters of Divinity and his Doctorate Degree in Counseling and Spiritual Formation at Asbury Theological Seminary. He has served in various organizations and ministries and as a speaker in the US. and abroad.
Mark uses his background in the corporate world of employee benefits, combined with his pastoral experience, to help employees with personal problems. This increases employee productivity, reduces employee stress, boosts morale, which improves the corporate bottom line.
M.Div | BCC
Stephen has over thirty years of experience in providing assistance to families, married couples, adults, and youth. His compassionate approach when offering emotional and relational support through coaching relationships has been effective in reducing personal stresses and stabilizing crises. Stephen joined the CAREWorks team in January of 2018.
He is a “do-it-yourselfer” at home and is married to his lovely bride, Delisa. They have three sons, two of which are married, a daughter in college, and two grandchildren. Stephen resides in Shelbyville, KY.
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