Workforce Board

Workforce Board

The Prince George’s County Local Workforce Development Board (LWDB) is a dynamic group of private and public sector partners that provides leadership, direction and policy oversight for the workforce delivery system in Prince George’s County. Our mission is to be a Local Workforce Development Board that drives the innovation, integration, continuity, productivity, and efficiency of a workforce system that produces a robust, qualified, and skilled workforce that meets the needs of the business community.

The membership of the LWDB is represented by:

  • Business Sector
  • Labor Organizations
  • Community Based Organizations
  • Adult Education/Literacy
  • Higher Education
  • Economic /Community Development
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Workforce Development Agency
  • State Employment Services

Guidance

The LWDB provides guidance and oversight of the local workforce investment system and ensures that Businesses have the skilled workers and resources needed to remain competitive and prosper. Job seekers can acquire the training and knowledge necessary to achieve long-term careers and begin to build wealth. Youth have access to opportunities in education, career exploration, and work experience with which to build careers.