In Texas, 28 Local Workforce Development Boards are responsible for:
- Developing local plans for the use of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act funds
- Oversight of the local service delivery system
- Coordinating activities with economic development entities and employers in their local areas
The majority of each Board is represented by members of the local business community. In all, Board membership includes individuals representing business and industry, economic development agencies, community-based organizations, education, organized labor, public assistance agencies and more.
Source: Texas Workforce Commission