Board Function and 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.
Meeting TimesMeetings 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.
________________________LocationThe location of this meeting rotates between counties, see agenda packet for exact location.
2021 Agenda Packets
Tuesday, February 9Tuesday, May 11Tuesday, September 14Tuesday, November 9
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Alissa Durkin, Interim Director of Olympic Workforce Development Council
Local EO Officer
Luci Bench, Program Analyst Supervisor
Doug Washburn, Kitsap County Human Services Director
Hannah Shockley, Kitsap County Human Services Supervisor