The Western Virginia Workforce Development Board (WVWDB) is currently soliciting nominations for individuals to serve on the Local Workforce Development Board. The WVWDB serves the Counties of Alleghany, Botetourt, Craig, Franklin, and Roanoke and the Cities of Covington, Roanoke, and Salem. The WVWDB meets on a quarterly basis and is charged with overseeing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I funding that comes to the region as well as acting as the regional convener for the workforce development system.

The current vacancies on the Board include the following:

  • Economic Development (1)
  • Business – Botetourt County (1)
  • Labor Union/Apprenticeship (1)
  • Community Based Organization (1)

If you are interested in nominating yourself or someone else, please contact Morgan Romeo, Executive Director, at (540) 562-8442 or by email at mromeo@vcwblueridge.com.