Workforce Solutions Capital Area has earned recognition for the second year in a row for committing to hiring veterans with the “We Hire Vets” award from the Texas Workforce Commission. Today, 14 percent of Workforce Solutions Capital Area Board employees are veterans.
“Service in uniform teaches commitment and integrity, and our veteran team members demonstrate this every day in their roles serving the communities of the Austin metro area,” said Tamara Atkinson, Chief Executive Officer of Workforce Solutions Capital Area. “In 2018, we became the first workforce board in the state of Texas to receive this recognition, and we are honored to be awarded again in 2019.”
Workforce Solutions Capital Area Board’s veteran employees served in the U.S. Army, Navy, and Marine Corps, and have a combined 19 years of service.