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.
Senior Vice President/Senior Client Manager of Global Commercial Banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Vice President of Administrative Services, CHAS Health
Immediate past Chair
Human Resources Director, Pearson Packaging Systems
Chief Executive Officer, Greater Spokane Incorporated
Principal, Bottom Line Prophets
Human Resources Director, Inland Northwest Health Services
Administrator, DSHS, Community Services Division
Dr. Christine Johnson
Chancellor, Community Colleges of Spokane
The Honorable Josh Kerns
County Commissioner, District 1, Spokane County
Regional Administrator, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Dr. Wade Larson
Chief Human Resources Officer, Wagstaff, Inc.
CTE Director, West Valley School District
Site Coordinator / Apprenticeship Coordinator, Northwest Laborers Employers Training Trust
Secretary/Treasurer, Spokane Regional Labor Council
President, Humanix Staffing Services
HR Director: Leadership and Organization Development, Avista Corporation
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Local 93
Designee for Chief Elected Official, City of Spokane
Superintendent, Central Valley School District
Designee for Chief Elected Official, Spokane County
Christina Vigil Gross
Branch Manager, Manpower West
Eastern Regional Director, Employment Security Department
Executive Officer, Spokane Home Builders Association
Owner, Wilhite Enterprises
Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Development, STCU
The Honorable Nadine Woodward
Mayor, 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.