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Opportunities Across the System

October 12 @ 4:22 pm

The Washington Workforce Association brings together the leadership of Local Workforce Development Boards to craft policy, create solutions, and advocate to ensure that the workforce system is positioned to address…

Cheryl Fambles Honored with the 2020 Righteous Leader Award

October 12 @ 4:22 pm

By Molly Gilmore Officer of the Pacific Mountain Workforce Development Council, has won the Washington Workforce Association’s 2020 Righteous Leader Award, the first of the association’s chair recognition awards. “Cheryl…

Joy Emory Honored with the 2021
Catalyst Award

October 12 @ 4:22 pm

By Alec Clayton Joy Emory was recently honored with the 2021 Catalyst Award, given by Washington Workforce Association Chair Kevin Perkey. “In a very short time, Joy has established herself…

Washington wins federal grant to support economic recovery from COVID-19

October 12 @ 4:22 pm

OLYMPIA – Unemployed workers throughout Washington will get jobs to help the state address and recover from the COVID-19 disaster, receive training for in-demand careers and get targeted help with…

A change in several leadership roles is coming to the WWA

October 12 @ 4:22 pm

A change in several leadership roles is coming to the Washington Workforce Association (WWA) in the new year. Outgoing WWA Chair Linda Nguyen announced in March that she will retire from WorkForce…