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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, 2025

    *Ramon Serrato
      Business
      September 30, 2025

      Karen Molina
      Business
      September 30, 2023

    4

      VACANT (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, 2025
    8   Daryl Finfrock
      Business
      September 30, 2024
    9   Laura Oldaker
      Business
       September 30, 2023
    10    Dan Eckstrom
      Business
       September 30, 2023
    11    VACANT (Frank Watts, Jr.)
      Business
      September 30, 2022
    12  *James Zarling
      Business
      September 30, 2025
    13   Karla Morales
      Business
      September 30, 2023
    14 *Steven Hosseinmardi
      Business
      September 30, 2025
    15   Lea Márquez Peterson
      Business
      September 30, 2023
    16    Ramon Gaanderse
      Business
      September 30, 2023
    17  *Aric Meares
      Business
      September 30, 2025
    18    VACANT (Jay Lau)
      Business
      September 30, 2022
    19  *Lance Jones
      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, 2025
    23  *Paul Stapleton-Smith
      Workforce; Labor Org. Member or Joint Labor Mgt. Apprenticeship Program
      September 30, 2025
    24  *Frank Grijalva
      Workforce; Labor Org. and Joint Labor Mgt.
      September 30, 2025
    25    VACANT (Rose Grijalva)
      Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2022
    26    Magdalena Verdugo
      Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2024
    27    Kathy Prather
      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 Brown
      Workforce; CBO
      September 30, 2025
    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, 2025
    33  *Dr. David Doré
      Education and Training;
      Higher Education
      September 30, 2025
    34    Abra McAndrew
      Education and Training;
      Higher Education
      September 30, 2024
    35   Dustin Williams
      Education and Training;
      Educational Agency
      September 30, 2023
    36    VACANT (Kathy Prather)
      Education and Training;
      Educational Agency
      September 30, 2024
    37   Maria S. Zepeda
      State Employment Service Office 
      under Wagner-Peyser  
      September 30, 2024
    38   VACANT (Heath Vescovi-Chiordi)
      GECD
      September 30, 2023
     39    VACANT (Susan Hyatt Dumon)
      GECD
      September 30, 2022
    40   VACANT (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



    December 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