Olympic Workforce Development Council​

BOARD FUNCTION/PURPOSE

 The Olympic Consortium Workforce Development Area serves the three-county region of Clallam, Jefferson, and Kitsap Counties. The Olympic Workforce Development Council and all staff are dedicated to the development of a workforce system that supports business, industry, and all levels of employers and job seekers. The Olympic Consortium is a hub for gathering and disseminating information about the area's labor market and business' employment needs. The OWDC is convening groups of businesses, collaborating with education and training providers, and researching, cultivating, and funding innovative solutions for workforce challenges. The Olympic Consortium Local Plan is a document detailing how the OWDC plans to coordinate with employers and job-seekers to grow the economy and train workers for the jobs of today and tomorrow.

​Members and Staff​Representing / County​Term
​Monica Blackwood​Business - Kitsap​2/21/19 - 2/20/22
Nicole Brinkman
Business - Kitsap
​9/10/19 - 9/9/22
​Randy Colson​Business - Kitsap​2/17/20 - 2/16/23
​Greg Dronkert
Business - Kitsap
​9/10/19 - 9/9/22
Marilyn Hoppen, Chair
Business - Kitsap
11/12/19 - 11/11/22
​Matthew Wheelus
Business - Kitsap
​2/17/20 - 2/16/23
Lisa DonlonBusiness - Kitsap2/17/20 - 2/16/23
Gillian Niuman
Business - Kitsap
2/17/20 - 2/16/23
​Julie Hatch, Vice Chair​Business - Clallam​8/19/19 - 8/18/22
Morgan Snell
Business - Clallam
​11/12/19 - 11/11/22
Allison Plute
​Business - Clallam
10/24/17 - 10/23/20
Danny SteigerBusiness - Clallam​10/10/19 - 10/9/22
Peter Johnson​Business - Clallam​6/15/20 - 6/14/23
​Anna Reyes Potts​Business - Jefferson/Kitsap​10/24/17 - 10/23/20
Heidi Lamprecht
Business - Jefferson
3/30/19 - 3/29/22
Cordi Fitzpatrick
​Business - Jefferson​4/22/20 - 4/21/23
Brian Kuh, Ex Officio​Economic Development​11/7/18 - 11/6/21
Colleen McAleer
Economic Development
​9/10/19 - 9/9/22
​Greg Lynch​Education - K-12​9/11/18 - 9/10/21
​Sara Hatfield, Ex OFficio
​Education - K-12​10/10/19 - 10/9/22
​Dr. Luke Robins​Education - PS​11/21/20 - 11/20/23
Dr. Marty Cavalluzzi​Education - PS10/22/18 - 10/21/21
​David McMahan​Labor ​9/11/18 - 9/10/21
​Chuck Moe​Labor​1/8/18 - 1/7/21
​Neal Holm​Labor​11/12/19 - 11/11/22
LeAnne Raines
Vocational Rehabilitation
3/1/2018 - 3/1/21
​Ashley Jackson
Public Sector​8/20/20 - 8/19/23
Kevin Gallacci, Ex Officio
​Public Sector
​1/15/20 - 1/15/23
Gina Lindal​Public Sector ​2/11/19 - 2/10/22
​Jeff Randall​Public Sector
​9/10/19 - 9/9/22
Aschlee Drescher
Public Sector 
​9/11/18 - 9/10/21
Michell Graff
Community Organization
 11/12/19 - 11/11/22
​Janel Mcfeat​Member At-Large​thru 12/2021
Bob Zindel
Member At-Large
thru 11/2021
​Heidi Scheibner​Member At-Large​thru 6/2021
Dr. Kareen Borders
Member At-Large
thru 11/2021
​Venus Km-RwMember At-Largethru 9/2022



 

Meeting Times
Meetings are held quarterly on the second Tuesday in February, May, September and November from 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Due to Covid-19 Meetings are held via Zoom from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with committee meetings from 9:00 a.m. to 9:50 a.m.

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Location
The location of this meeting rotates between counties, see agenda packet for exact location.

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 2020 Agenda Packets

Tuesday, February 11
Tuesday, May 12 (Zoom Info)
Tuesday, September 8
Tuesday, November 10

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Application for appointment

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Previous Years
2019
2018
2017

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Contact Us

Elizabeth Court, Director
Olympic Workforce Development
ecourt@co.kitsap.wa.us

Doug Washburn, Director
Human Services Department
dwashbur@co.kitsap.wa.us

Hannah Shockley, Supervisor
Human Services Department
360-337-7185 x 3530
hshockle@co.kitsap.wa.us