Board Of Directors

Workforce Solutions Capital Area (WFS Capital Area) is led by a board of directors comprised of volunteer community leaders representing business, education, labor, economic development, community-based organizations, and government.

Cesiah Kessler

Nancy Fairchild
Vice Chair
Luminex Corporation

Kwee Lan Teo
Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce

A - D | E - J | K - Z | Elected Officials

Gail Acuna

St. David's HealthCare

Robert Alexander

Texas Workforce Solutions, Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Brent Baker

Vista Consulting Group

Edna Ramon Butts

Austin Independent School District

Charles Cook

Austin Community College District

Joseph Cooper

Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 286

Susan Dawson

E3 Alliance

Sandy Dochen


E - J

Nancy Fairchild

Luminex Corporation

Michelle Friesenhahn

Ultra Electronics Advanced Tactical Systems

Joene Grissom

Grissom & Associates

Bill Imhoff, III

Intertech Flooring

Kevin Johns

City of Austin (Economic Growth & Redevelopment Office)

K - Z

Cesiah Kessler


Wayne Knox

Hutson-Tillotson University

Lawrence Lyman

Travis County Health and Human Services

Jason McBride

Envolve PeopleCare (a division of Centene Corp.)

Timothy Miles

Blackland Community Development Corp.

Catherine Morse

Samsung Austin Semiconductor

James Mulhall

Tokyo Electron

Joel Mullins

Texas Workforce Commission

Michael Murphy

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - #520

Adrian Neely

Triad Building Maintenance

John Newman

Athena Manufacturing

Margaret Poag

The Literacy Coalition of Central Texas

Esther Pomeleo-Fowler


Kwee Lan Teo

Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce

Ardina Washington


Elected Officials

Judge Sarah Ekhardt

Travis County

Mayor Steve Adler

City of Austin

Board of Directors Meeting Schedule

WFS Capital Area Board of Directors Meetings are held from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. the last Wednesday of every month at 6505 Airport Blvd, Ste 101-E, Austin, TX 78752 (unless otherwise noted on agendas and public notices).

2017 Board Of Directors Meeting Dates

Date Agenda
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 20170222WFSCABoardAgenda.pdf
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 20170426BWFSCABoardAgenda.pdf
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 20170628WFSCABoardAgenda.pdf
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Board of Directors Portal

Workforce Solutions Capital Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available, 

upon request, to persons with disabilities. Relay Texas: 1.800.735.2989 (TDD) / 711 (Voice)

Equal Opportunity is the Law

Visit Our Centers

North Center
6505 Airport Blvd, Suite 101
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 454-9675

South Center
6505 Burleson Road, Goodwill Bldg
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 381-4200

East Center
3401 Webberville Rd, Bldg 1000
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 223-5400

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