Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Development Board
The Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Development Board is dedicated to identifying and promoting workforce development strategies to positively impact the economic well-being of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties.
The membership of the Local Workforce Development Board is represented by:
- Business Sector
- Labor Organizations
- Community Based Organizations
- Adult Education/Literacy
- Higher Education
- Economic/Community Development
- Vocational Rehabilitation
- Department of Health and Human Services
- Workforce Development Agency
- State Employment Services
Our vision is sustainable employment through strategic human capital investments that produce positive economic returns for business/industry and our communities.
Our mission is to create a best-in-class regional system that is responsive to business/industry that results in a skilled workforce equipped with a work ethic, academic proficiency and occupational specific talent that rivals our competition.
Members of the Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Board honor the following core values:
- Visionary Leadership that advocates human capital development
- Service Excellence grounded in professionalism and respect
- Innovation responsive to workforce needs, that drives economic vitality
- Stewardship of assets and resources focused on local and regional community priorities
- Collaboration with regional workforce, education, and economic development partners
- Dedication to building and sustaining a strong regional economy, and the wellbeing of our business/industry base
- Results that are best-in-class and provide the highest rate of return on public investment
Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Development Board Strategic Priorities Program Years 2021-2024
Arapahoe/Douglas Workforce Development Board White Paper Strategic Planning Cycle 2021-2023
Participation on Board
If you are interested in receiving more information, participating with or applying to serve on the Workforce Development Board, please complete the form below.
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