Workforce Development Committee

2017 Committee Co-Chairs:

Kent Andersen, Jennette Killingsworth

  • Mission – To monitor issues related to workforce development and advocate programs enhancing the readiness and capabilities of the Texas workforce
  • Chair – The Chair of the Board shall appoint the Chair of the Workforce Committee
  • Members – No designated number
  • Duties – (1) Work closely with the Texas Workforce Commission and regional workforce boards to ensure that TEDC members are well informed of relevant workforce development issues; (2) Work with TEDC staff to manage the Workforce Excellence Award program; (3) Review the award nominations and score the entries related to the Workforce Excellence Award program; (4) Work with TEDC staff on the annual award ceremony