Standing with Austin’s
Businesses and Workers
Workforce Solutions Capital Area is dedicated to advancing the Austin/Travis County workforce and local economy.
Who We Are
Workforce Solutions Capital Area Workforce Board (WFS Capital Area) is the leadership and governing body for the regional workforce system. We are responsible for the planning, oversight, and evaluation of workforce development activities in the Austin/Travis County area. We are a private, publicly-funded non-profit organization.
Through the fostering of partnerships and collaborations, researching and sharing of labor market and economic information, identifying workforce needs of employers and residents, and consulting and advising on public policy, WFS Capital Area helps to connect and align the efforts of the regional workforce system. Together we are enabling people and businesses to be competitive in a global market.
Our greatest strength is our individual differences – backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives which are a reflection of the community. We encourage and appreciate open discussion and consideration of diverse perspectives.
We inspire and empower others into action to achieve our vision. We give of our time and talents to build a prosperous community.
We value and foster partnerships with the community to achieve our goals and attain our vision. We treat everyone with respect, listen to each other, and act together for the betterment of all.
We value creativity and foster an environment that produces innovative ideas and solutions to address changing needs.
Accountability and Results
As stewards of public trust, we operate with high standards of integrity and professionalism. We are responsible for our actions and accountable for the results. We are transparent in conducting our business.
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.
Samsung Austin Semiconductor
Baylor Scott & White Health
Full Board of Directors (A - D)
Texas Building & Construction Trades Council AFL-CIO
Texas Workforce Solutions, Vocational Rehabilitation Services
City of Austin, Economic Development Department
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 286
Any Baby Can
Full Board of Directors (E - J)
St. David’s HealthCare
Samsung Austin Semiconductor
Grissom & Associates
Austin Community College District
Bill Imhoff, III
Full Board of Directors (K - Z)
Literary Coalition of Central Texas
Travis County Health and Human Services
Texas Workforce Commission
Pflugerville Community Development Corporation
Baylor Scott & White Healthcare
Del Valle Independent School District
Kwee Lan Teo
Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce
Career Partners International
Chief Elected Officials
Judge Sam Biscoe
Mayor Steve Adler
City of Austin
Board of Directors Meeting Schedule
WFS Capital Area Board of Directors Meetings are held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. the last Thursday of every other month at 9001 N IH 35, Ste 110E, Austin, TX 78753 (unless otherwise noted on agendas and public notices).
2020 Board Of Directors Meeting Dates
|Thursday, February 27, 2020||Board of Directors Meeting Agenda|
|Thursday, April 30, 2020||Board of Directors Meeting Agenda|
|Wednesday, June 24, 2020||Board of Directors Meeting Agenda|
|Thursday, August 27, 2020||Board of Directors Meeting Agenda|
|Thursday, October 29, 2020|
|Thursday, December 10, 2020|
Meet Our Leadership Team
Workforce Solutions Capital Area prides itself on meeting goals and exceeding expectations. Below you can find information on how we’re doing.
Monthly Performance Report
Training Effectiveness Matrix
If you need an immediate response, please call or visit one of our three Career Centers directly.