State Workforce Development Board

The State Workforce Development Board (SWDB), appointed by the Governor, is tasked with administering Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funds across the state and overseeing the Governor’s state workforce development initiatives.  Their guidance is essential to sustaining Georgia’s competitive advantage nationwide in terms of workforce. The SWDB is comprised of business owners, members of the Georgia General Assembly, statewide agency heads, local elected officials, and representatives from other workforce groups.

Business Representatives
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Brian Anderson Karen Viera Jack Perrett Joe Vogt
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Mel Stowers Todd Henry Wendell Dallas, Jr. Ivan Figueroa
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Theresa Fisher Brenda Haught Fred Taylor Ann Cramer
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Doug Duncan Lenn Chandler Mark Wilson Jeana Beeland
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Linda Owens Joe Marks Eric Newberg Dell Keith
Cade Joiner
Elected Officials
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Ames Barnett Melvin Davis Buddy Harden Frank Ginn
Workforce Representation
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Mike Beatty Richard Ray Keith Thomas Chuck Little
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James Wilburn Tom Cook Christopher Hobby
Agency Heads
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Nathan Deal Camila Knowles Mark Butler Pat Wilson
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Gretchen Corbin  Greg Schmieg Dan Holtz Avery Niles
 Robyn A. Crittenden

The State Workforce Development Board will have their quarterly meeting on August 24, 2017 from (TBA).

Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
2 Tenth Street, Augusta, GA 30901



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