Workforce Development Board

The Richmond Workforce Development Board (formally known as the Richmond Workforce Investment Board) provides policy direction and governance to create and support an efficient, effective customer-centered workforce development system.

Member Terms & Meeting Information


  • Resolution No. 107-15 and Resolution No. 32-00
  • Two-year terms, no term limit.
  • Maximum 39 members composed as follows: (20) local business representatives; (10) representatives of each of the"One-Stop" partners; and (9) representatives of education providers, labor organizations, community-based organizations (including disabled veterans), and economic development agencies. 
  • Meetings are held at 11:30 a.m., second Thursday of every other month (commencing with February), at RichmondWORKS, 330 - 25th Street, 2nd Floor Training Room.
  • 10 Vacancies
    

 Name

Appointed

Term Expiration
Xavier Abrams 06/16/2015 N/A
Steve Bell  05/06/2014  N/A
Chuck Carpenter 06/07/2016 03/01/2020
Tony Castillo 01/20/2015 N/A
Patrick Duffey
12/17/2002
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
Sandra Escalante 09/22/2015 09/22/2017
Jane Fischberg 2010
07/19/2016
 N/A
03/01/2020
James Fitzgibbon 12/04/2012
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
Alex Gomez
05/16/2006
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
Margaret Hanlon-Gradie 10/07/2014 N/A
Barrie Hathaway
05/16/2006 N/A
Willie Hicks 
05/29/2007
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
Nicole Jalbert 09/22/2015 09/22/2017 
Richard Johnson 03/01/2016 03/01/2020 
Tim Jones
05/16/2006* N/A
Bob Lilley 03/01/2016 03/01/2020
Per Lorentzen  11/18/2014  N/A
Rigo Mendoza 09/13/2011 N/A
Chudy E. Nuebe  07/30/2013  N/A
Michael Parker  04/03/2012
03/15/2016
 N/A
03/01/2020
Kelly Schelin 03/01/2016  03/01/2020
Joe R. Serrano 06/09/2012
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
John C. Short III 09/13/2016 03/01/2020
John Troughton 
05/16/2006
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
Len Turner 09/13/2011
03/15/2016
 N/A
03/01/2020
Nathan Tyler 09/22/2015 09/22/2017
Uche Justin Uwahemu 09/10/2013
03/15/2016
N/A
03/01/2020
Cheryl Vaughn 08/06/2015* N/A
Cassandra Youngblood
03/19/2002
04/05/2016
N/A
03/01/2020

Board Liaisons

City Council Liaison: Vinay Pimple
Staff Liaison: Itza Mariel Gonzalez, Employment and Training Department


*Appointed replacement