Local Board - Maricopa


Announcements! 

THE MARICOPA COUNTY WORFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD IS SEEKING QUALIFIED NEW BOARD MEMBERS! CONSIDER APPLYING TODAY! (Click here for more information)

SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO: [email protected] (click here to view the Application)

Flyers:  Higher Education Vacancy | Labor Vacancy

About the MCWDB

The Maricopa County Workforce Development Board (MCWDB) was established to assist the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors as the Chief Local Elected Officials in strategic planning, oversight and evaluation of the local workforce development area, as well as to promote effective outcomes consistent with statewide goals, objectives and negotiated local performance.

The MCWDB receives its authority in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), signed into law on July 22, 2014 and is comprised of leaders representing the local area’s geographic and business demographics in private business and in the public sector. 

"We are a best-in-class workforce system that connects job-seekers to career opportunities and employers to skilled talent, stimulating economic prosperity and enhancing quality of life for all."

 

Our Board Members

Name Affiliation Title Representation
Angie Ferguson Northern Trust Senior Vice President/ HR Manager Business
Drew Thorpe Arizona Public Service Talent Acquisition Manager Business

Kelsie McClendon (Chairman)

Total Transit Corporate HR Manager

Business

Mark Wagner The Hartford Vice President of Learning Business

Neal Dauphin

Contracted Driver Services Director of Sales

Business

Thomas Jenkins Advanced Business Learning  President & CEO Business
David Drennon Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association  Executive Vice President Business
Mark Lashinske  Modern Industries  VP of New Product Development  Business
Vanessa Andersen Rummel Construction Inc. Human Resources Manager Business
Reid Graser Job Corps Admissions Project Director Youth Workforce
Shawn Hutchinson Phoenix Electrical Join Apprenticeship and Training  Training Director Joint Labor-Management Apprenticeship Program
Sally Downey East Valley Institute of Technology Superintendent/CEO Education
Kelly Crawford Friendly House Inc. Director of Adult Education  Core Partner Title II - Adult Education & Literacy 
Marla Lazere AZ DES Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services Administrator

Core Partner Title III - Wagner-Peyser

Charisse Sink AZ DES Vocational Rehabilitation VR Unit Supervisor Core Partner Title IV - Vocational Rehabilitation
Randy Kimmens Maricopa County Community College District Associate Vice Chancellor Higher Education
Gregg Ghelfi Maricopa County IDA Business Development Officer Economic and Community Development

*MCWDB Roster

MCWDB Meeting Information

Maricopa County Workforce Development Board Notice Disclosure Statement

2017 - 2018 MCWDB Updated Calendar | 2018 - 2019 MCWDB Updated Calendar

2017 - 2018 Agenda Item Deadlines | 2018 - 2019 Agenda Item Deadlines

Agenda Item Request Form | Consent Agenda Item Request Form (Committees & Workgroups) 

Policies and Reports

MCWDB Bylaws

Open Meetings  Ch. 7 | Conflict of Interest Ch. 8

2016 - 2020 Strategic Local Area Plan

Maricopa County LMI

MCWDB Self-Assessment Progress

2018 Maricopa County LMI

Maricopa County Negotiated Performance Measures

Strategic Planning - Timeline | Needs Assessment Report | Goals & Vision  | System Recommendations 

One Stop Operator  -  PY 2017 - 2018 Report

 

Agendas and Materials

Executive Committee:

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - Meeting Canceled

Friday, August 11, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - Agenda | No Quorum

Wednesday, November 08, 2017 - Agenda| Minutes

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - Meeting Cancelled

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, February 01, 2018 - Agenda| Minutes

Friday, February 16, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes 

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Friday, April 27, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes (Special Phone Conference Meeting, please see agenda)

Monday, June 4, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes (Special Phone Conference Meeting, please see agenda)

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Friday, August 31, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Materials (Special Phone Conference Meeting, please see agenda)

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Matetials 

Thursday, October 11, 2018 -  Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Materials (Location change, please see agenda)

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Materials (Special Phone Conference Meeting, please see agenda)

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - Meeting Canceled

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes 

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - Agenda | Meeting Materials | Minutes

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - Agenda | Meeting Materials | Minutes

 

Full Board:

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - Meeting Canceled

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 -   Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Meeting Canceled

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - Meeting Cancelled

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 – Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - Meeting Cancelled

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Materials

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Materials (Location change, please see agenda)

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - Meeting Cancelled

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes | Meeting Materials

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - Agenda | Meeting Materials | Minutes

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - Agenda | Meeting Materials | Minutes

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - Agenda | Meeting Materials | Minutes

 

Youth Committee:

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - Agenda | No Quorum 

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Meeting Canceled

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - Agenda | No Quorum 

Wednesday, November 08, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Meeting Canceled

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - Agenda | Meeting Canceled 

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 – Agenda | Minutes 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - Agenda | Meeting Cancelled

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 (Special Meeting) - Agenda | Meeting Canceled 

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - Meeting Canceled 

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - Youth Committee Meeting Combined with Full Board (please see Full Board agenda)

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - AgendaNo Quorum

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

Friday, March 8, 2019 (Special Meeting) - Agenda | Minutes

 

New MCWDB Workgroups:

#1 Quality Workforce Workgroup

Monday, December 3, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Monday, March 18, 2019 - Agenda | No Quorum

 

#2 Marketing Workgroup

Thursday, November 13, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

 

#3 & 4 Regionalism and Sustainability Workgroup

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

Monday, February 4, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

Monday,  March 4, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

 

#5 Performance Excellence Workgroup

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

 

Other Workgroups

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup, Thursday, November 8, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup, Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup, Monday, January 14, 2019 - Agenda | Meeting Materials | Minutes

Notice of Meeting One Stop Center Certification Workgroup at One Stop Center Locations, Multiple Meetings - Notice

 

Previous MCWDB Committees/Workgroups:

Committees: 

Nominations Committee, Friday, September 15, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Nominations Committee, Monday, October 16, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Nominations Committee, Friday, November 3, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Nominations Committee, Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Nominations Committee, Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Nominations Committee, Friday, January 26, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Nominations Committee, Monday, March 26, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Governance Committee, Monday, June 4, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

 

Workgroups:

Core Partner IFA Workgroup, Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup, Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Local Board Certification & Self-Assessment Workgroup, Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

Core Partner IFA Workgroup,  Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Local Board Certification & Self-Assessment Workgroup, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Strategic Planning Workgroup, Friday, November 3, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Local Board Certification & Self-Assessment Workgroup, Monday, November 6, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Bylaws Workgroup, Tuesday, November 7, 20107 - Meeting Cancelled

Strategic Planning Workgroup, Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup,  Thursday, November 30, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

MCWDB Video Project, Thursday, November, 07, 2017 -  Agenda| Minutes

Strategic Planning Workgroup, Monday, December 11, 2017 - AgendaMinutes

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup,  Thursday, January 11, 2018 - Agenda| Minutes

Bylaws Workgroup, Friday, January 12, 2018 - AgendaMinutes

One Stop Center Certification Workgroup,  Monday, February 05, 2018 - Agenda| Minutes

Strategic Planning Workgroup, Thursday, February 15, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Strategic Planning Workgroup, Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Bylaws Workgroup, Wednesday. March 8, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

NAWB Planning Session, Friday, March 16,2018 - Agenda | Minutes

Strategic Planning Workgroup, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

IT Solutions Workgroup, Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

 

MCWDB Meeting Notices:

Notice of Meeting One Stop Center Certification Workgroup at One Stop Center Locations, Multiple Meetings - Notice

Notice of Meeting One Stop Center Certification Workgroup at One Stop Center Locations, Multiple Meetings - Meetings Cancelled

Notice of Meetings of the IT Solutions Workgroup, Multiple Meetings - Notice  

          Tuesday, May 29, 2018 10:00 a.m. - Meeting Notes

          Tuesday, May 29, 2018 11:15 a.m. - Meeting Notes

          Thursday, May 31, 2018 9:00 a.m. - Meeting Notes

          Thursday, May 31, 2018 10:30 a.m. - Meeting Notes

          Friday, June 1, 2018 1:00 p.m. - Meeting Notes

          Friday, June 1, 2018 2:30 p.m. - Meeting Notes

Notice of Meeting of the Maricopa County Workforce Development Board and the City of Phoenix Workforce Development Board (Meet and Greet) - Notice 

Notice of Strategic Planning Meeting of the Maricopa County Workforce Development Board - Notice | Meeting Notes

Notice of External Event (2019 NAWB) Attendance of Members of the Maricoap County Workforce Development Board - Notice 

 

 

Archives 

 

**For More Information and/or previous meeting documents, contact MCWDB Staff at: [email protected]

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AND ACCESS: “The public must be allowed to attend and listen to deliberations and proceedings taking place in all public meetings, A.R.S. §38-431.01(A); however, Open Meeting Law does not establish a right for the public to participate in the discussion or in the ultimate decision of the public body.”

“Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.” “Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.” A sign language interpreter, alternative format materials, or infrared assistive listening devices will be made available within 72 hours’ notice. Additional reasonable accommodations will be made available to the extent possible within the time frame of the request. [email protected]: Maricopa County products and services are made available through federal funding provided by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA); serving Employers by aiding job seekers, adults, dislocated workers and youth.

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