Workforce Executive Director

Oklahoma State University

The Executive Director for Workforce Development serves as the chief officer for the Office of Workforce Development/Oklahoma Works and is responsible for the leadership and administration of the division that administers Title I funds under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The Office of Workforce Development (OOWD) provides the staff to support the Governor’s Council for Workforce and Economic Development (GCWED), and administers WIOA formula funded, and discretionary funded activities within full compliance of federal law. The Executive Director is responsible for ensuring the responsibilities of the federal grant are met, and that fiscal and programmatic integrity of the Title I Adult, Dislocated Worker and Youth programs, as well as Board activities, are met.