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  • Workforce Investment Board

    Notices, Agendas and other information

    MISSION
    :  To comply with the requirements established by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) for the receipt of federal funding; and the development of plans and policy.

    AUTHORIZATION:  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Public Law 113-128, replacing and superseding the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA), Board of Supervisors action on September 21, 1999 and Resolution No. 2011-23; Board Bylaws/Rules/Procedures.

    MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
    :  Up to 45 members.  The Act mandates a majority of business and not less than 20 percent of workforce representation. The Act also requires representatives from the following:

    • Title II Adult Education and Literacy
    • Higher Education
    • Governmental, Economic and Community Development (GECD)
    • State Employment Service Office (Wagner-Peyser Act)
    • Title I Vocational Rehabilitation 


    Member/
    Category
    Office                Term Expiration

    1

     Peter Loya
     Business
      September 30, 2021

     Ramon Serrato
     Business
      September 30, 2022

     Karen Molina
     Business
      September 30, 2023

    4

     Christine Hazen-Molina
     Business
      September 30, 2022
    5  Dr. Mark Vitale
     Business
     Chair September 30, 2024
    6  Jennifer Preston
     Business
    September 30, 2024
    7  Irisbeth 'Iris' Matheny
     Business
      September 30, 2022
    8  Daryl Finfrock
     Business
      September 30, 2024
    9  Laura Oldaker
     Business
       September 30, 2023
    10   Dan Eckstrom
     Business
       September 30, 2023
    11   Frank Watts, Jr.
     Business
      September 30, 2022
    12   James Zarling
     Business
      September 30, 2022
    13  Karla Morales
     Business
      September 30, 2023
    14  Alex Horvath
     Business
      September 30, 2022
    15  Lea Márquez Peterson
     Business
      September 30, 2023
    16   Ramon Gaanderse
     Business
      September 30, 2023
    17   Aric L. Meares
     Business
      September 30, 2023
    18   Jay Lau
     Business
      September 30, 2022
    19   Marji Morris
     Business
      September 30, 2023
    20  Carol Stewart
     Business
      September 30, 2023
    21   Danielle Duarte
     Business
     3rd Vice-Chair September 30, 2024
    22   Karen King
     Workforce; Labor Org. Rep. nominated by Local Labor Federation
      September 30, 2022
    23   Paul Stapleton-Smith
     Workforce; Labor Org. Member or Joint Labor Mgt. Apprenticeship Program
      September 30, 2022
    24   Frank Grijalva
     Workforce; Labor Org. and Joint Labor Mgt.
      September 30, 2022
    25   Rose Grijalva
     Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2022
    26   Magdalena Verdugo
     Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2024
    27   Kari Hogan
     Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2023
    28   Trish Muir
     Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2024
     29  Brad McCormick
     Workforce; CBO
     Vice-Chair September 30, 2024
    30  Natalya V. Brown
     Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2022
    31   Dr. Vaughn Croft
     Workforce; Out-of-School Youth Organization
     4th Vice-Chair September 30, 2024
    32   Laurie Kierstead-Joseph
     Education and Training; Title II Adult Education and Literacy
      September 30, 2022
    33   Dr. David Doré
     Education and Training; Higher Education
      September 30, 2022
    34  Abra McAndrew
    Education and Training; Higher Education
      September 30, 2024
    35  Dustin Williams
     Education and Training; Educational Agency
      September 30, 2023
    36   Kathy Prather
     Education and Training; Educational Agency
      September 30, 2024
    37  Maria S. Sopher
     State Employment Service Office  under Wagner-Peyser  
      September 30, 2024
    38  Heath Vescovi-Chiordi
     GECD
      September 30, 2023
     39   Susan Hyatt Dumon
     GECD
      September 30, 2022
    40  Gina Pleas
     GECD
      September 30, 2022
    41  Michael Guymon
     GECD
    2nd Vice-Chair  September 30, 2023
    42  Mary K. Fleck
     GECD; Title I Vocational Rehabilitation
      September 30, 2023
    43  Jorge Rivero
     GECD; TANF; Business
      September 30, 2024
     44  Victor Gonzalez
     GECD; Philanthropic Organization
      September 30, 2024
     45 Barbra Coffee
    Economic and Community  Development Entity (ECDE)
      September 30, 2024                                                                                      

    *Loyalty Oath Pending

    APPOINTMENT TERM:  3 year staggered terms

    NUMBER OF MEETINGS PER YEAR:  6 to 12

    STANDARD MEETING TIME/DAY:  7:30 a.m., 2nd Friday of the month



    August 2022
    Board Coordinator

    Cassie Lundin
    Coordinator, LWDB Staff
    (520) 724-9638
    Cassie.Lundin@pima.gov

    Location of Meetings

    Confirm meeting location on the corresponding agenda