New Orleans Workforce Development Board
|Phone:||(504) 658-4542 |
3400 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70119
The New Orleans Workforce Investment Board plans and oversees all workforce training and services and evaluation of all workforce development programs in its workforce development area to ensure outcomes consistent with statewide goals, objectives, and performance standards established by the commission.
The Mayor appoints members as follows:
Representatives of business in the local area who must make up the majority of the board;
Representatives of local educational entities;
Representatives of labor organizations;
Representatives of community-based organizations;
Representatives of economic development agencies;
Representative of Rehabilitation Agency; and
Representatives of each of the One-Stop Partners.
Two and three year terms. Initial terms are staggered.
(Created by: Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (29 U.S.C. 2801); La R.S. 23:2191, et seq.)