Seeking Representation on the LWP Board of Directors

Nominate yourself or another leader in the community to join Lane Workforce Partnership’s Board of Directors!

The Lane Workforce Partnership Board of Directors is currently seeking nominations for board membership to serve a three-year term beginning July 1, 2021. Nominations for representatives from the following categories will be accepted:

  • Business: Must be an owner, chief executive officer, chief operating officer, or other individual with optimum policy-making or hiring authority. Individuals must be nominated by local business organizations or business trade associations.
  • Community-based organization: Demonstrated experience and expertise in addressing the employment, training or education needs of individuals with barriers to employment, including organizations that serve veterans or provide or support competitive integrated employment for individuals with disabilities.
  • Education: Demonstrated experience and expertise in addressing the employment, training, or education needs of eligible youth, including representatives of organizations that serve out-of-school youth.

Lane Workforce Partnership is the designated local Workforce Investment Board for Lane County, Oregon. The local board is charged with making targeted investments in the community utilizing federal workforce funds in line with its mission: To meet the workforce needs of employers and individuals through partnership and innovation.

The Lane Workforce Partnership Board is a highly functioning and engaged board that includes representatives from business, organized labor, education, economic development, community-based organizations, state agencies, and local government.

Read our Board of Directors Job Description. Additional information can also be found here.

Interested applicants must complete the board member application and submit it by April 30, 2021 to info@laneworkforce.org

Women, minorities, people with disabilities, veterans, and leaders representing rural communities are strongly encouraged to apply.