Missouri Workforce Development Board

421 East Dunklin Street
PO Box 1087
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1087

Phone: (573)-526-8229
Fax: (573)-751-3461

Email: mark.bauer@ded.mo.gov
Website: http://jobs.mo.gov/jobseeker/about-us/missouri-workforce-investment-board

Director: Mark Bauer

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 620.511

Department: Economic Development

Mission:

Function: The Missouri Workforce Investment Board serves as an advisory council to the Governor and the Division of Workforce Development on employment and training needs of Missouri Businesses.

SubCommittees: Determined by Board

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 4

Location of meetings: Selected by Chair of the Board

Duration of meetings: 4 - 6 hours

Preparation time for meetings: 2 - 3 hours

Total time commitment:

Details on Members

Total members: 44

Appointed members: 32

Term length: 4 years

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: The Governor or his designee serves on the Board; 2 Legislators from each chamber selected by the leadership of the respective chamber; and the Directors (or their designee) of DED, DESE, DHE, DSS, DOLIR, DHSS, DOC. Representatives appointed by the Governor include: At least 51% of the member must be representatives of business in Missouri who are business owners, CEOs, or other business executives or employers with optimum policy-making or hiring authority; represent business with employment opportunities that reflect the employment opportunities of the Missouri; and are appointed from among individuals nominated by State business organizations and business trade associations. Additional members shall be representatives of organized labor, who have been nominated by State labor federations; representatives of organizations that have experience and expertise in the delivery of workforce investment activities, including CEO's of community colleges and community-based organizations within the state; local chief elected officials (mayor, county commissioner, county executive, etc); and representatives of individuals or organizations with expertise in serving youth.

Political Requirements: No

Geographic Requirements: No

Senate Consent Required: Yes

Members

Governor Michael L. Parson
Governor of Missouri
Term begins: Jun 1, 2018

Mr. Lloyd Ray Tubaugh
Business Representative 1
Carthage
Term begins: Feb 9, 2012
Term expires: Mar 3, 2015

Mr. Joshua Tennison
Business Representative 2
Kirkwood
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Mar 3, 2014

Dr. Don W. Cook
Business Representative 3
Manchester
Term begins: Mar 25, 2010
Term expires: Mar 3, 2013

Mr. Matthew J. Aubuchon
Business Representative 4
St. Louis
Term begins: Mar 4, 2008
Term expires: Mar 3, 2012

Mr. Garland G. Barton
Business Representative 5
Alton
Term begins: Mar 4, 2008
Term expires: Mar 3, 2010

Vacant Slot
Business Representative 6

Vacant Slot
Business Representative 7

Vacant Slot
Business Representative 8

Vacant Slot
Business Representative 9

Mr. Joel Todd Spencer
Business Representative 10
Oak Grove
Term begins: Dec 21, 2015
Term expires: Mar 3, 2019

Mr. Leonard P. Toenjes
Business Representative 11
University City
Term begins: Apr 8, 2008
Term expires: Mar 3, 2011

Vacant Slot
Business Representative 12

Mr. Herbert W. Dankert
Business Representative 13
Springfield
Term begins: Feb 9, 2012
Term expires: Mar 3, 2015

Mr. William Skains Chair
Business Representative 14
Branson
Term begins: Aug 27, 2012
Term expires: Mar 3, 2014

Ms. Cara Canon
Business Representative 15
Sedalia
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Mar 3, 2014

Mrs. Roberta LeGrand
Business Representative 16
Cape Girardeau
Term begins: Feb 9, 2012
Term expires: Mar 3, 2015

Mr. LeRoy Stromberg
Business Representative 17
St. Louis
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Mar 3, 2011

Mr. Wayne Feuerborn
Business Representative 18
Kansas City
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Mar 3, 2014

Mrs. Jeanette E. Prenger
Business Representative 19
Parkville
Term begins: Oct 2, 2009
Term expires: Mar 3, 2011

Mr. Rob Dixon
Department of Economic Development

Vacant Slot
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Dr. Randall Williams
Department of Health and Senior Services

Dr. Zora Mulligan
Department of Higher Education

Anna S. Hui
Department of Labor and Industrial Relations

Mr. Steve Corsi
Department of Social Services

Daniel Atwill
Local Elected Official
Columbia
Term begins: Dec 21, 2015
Term expires: Mar 3, 2018

Vacant Slot
Local Elected Official 2

Vacant Slot
Member of the House of Representatives

Vacant Slot
Member of the Senate

Vacant Slot
Balance Group 1

Mrs. Cheryl L. Thruston
Labor, CBO, Youth 1
Jefferson City
Term begins: Mar 18, 2008
Term expires: Mar 3, 2010

Dr. John S. Gaal
Labor, CBO, Youth 2
Ballwin
Term begins: Mar 3, 2008
Term expires: Mar 3, 2012

Mrs. Kathy Rae Lambert
Labor, CBO, Youth 3
Saint Charles
Term begins: Oct 27, 2017
Term expires: Mar 3, 2018

Vacant Slot
Labor, CBO, Youth 4

Vacant Slot
Labor, CBO, Youth 5

Vacant Slot
Labor, CBO, Youth 6

Vacant Slot
Labor, CBO, Youth 7

Vacant Slot
Labor, CBO, Youth 8