As Spokane’s local workforce development board, we bring together community leadership to create a coordinated strategy and make investments to ensure a skilled local workforce that meets the needs of employers and creates a vibrant regional economy.
Chief Administrative Officer, CHAS Health
Christina Vigil Gross
Branch Manager, Manpower West
immediate past Chair
Senior Vice President/Senior Client Manager of Global Commercial Banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Chief Executive Officer, Greater Spokane Incorporated
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 488, Vice President
Deputy Regional Administrator, DSHS, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Principal, Bottom Line Prophets
Administrator, DSHS, Community Services Division
Dr. Christine Johnson
Chancellor, Community Colleges of Spokane
Human Resources Director, Pearson Packaging Systems
The Honorable Josh Kerns
County Commissioner, District 1, Spokane County
Dr. Wade Larson
Chief Human Resources Officer, Wagstaff, Inc.
CTE Director, West Valley School District
Site Coordinator / Apprenticeship Coordinator, Northwest Laborers Employers Training Trust
Dr. David May
Interim President, Eastern Washington University
Secretary/Treasurer, Spokane Regional Labor Council
President, Humanix Staffing Services
HR Director: Leadership and Organization Development, Avista Corporation
Superintendent, Central Valley School District
Chief HR Officer, Inland Northwest Health Services; ITM Field Director, Providence Health Care
Organizational Development Strategist, STCU
Designee for Chief Elected Official, Spokane County
Eastern Regional Director, Employment Security Department
Executive Officer, Spokane Home Builders Association
Owner, Wilhite Enterprises
The Honorable Nadine Woodward
Mayor, City of Spokane
Designee for Chief Elected Official, City of Spokane
Now Recruiting New Members
We are currently seeking business representatives to serve on the Spokane Workforce Council.
- Are you a member of the business community in Spokane County?
- Do you want to play an integral role in strengthening our region’s economy?
We are looking for members who hold a senior decision-making position in their organization and are committed to devoting time and talent in partnering with other leaders to improve the quality of the workforce in Spokane County.
Please contact CEO Mark Mattke at firstname.lastname@example.org or 509-960-6263