The Workforce Solutions Board of Directors Also Named Its New Slate of Officers for 2015
Workforce Solutions (WFS) was recognized for outstanding board performance at the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) 18th Annual Texas Workforce Conference held November 19-21 in Grapevine. In total, WFS received four out of five performance awards including Child Care Quality, Workforce Investment Act Adult and Dislocated Worker Training-Related Employment, Workforce Investment Act Youth Preparedness, and Claimant Reemployment – making WFS the most decorated board in the state! The TWC performance awards recognize boards that display increased accountability and improved efficiencies.
“At the Texas Workforce Commission we believe that innovation and partnerships at the local level will maximize our effectiveness and keep Texas on top,” said TWC Commissioner Representing Employers Hope Andrade. “I applaud the collaboration and leadership shown by Workforce Solutions in preparing today’s workforce for current and future opportunities.”
On December 10th, the WFS Board of Directors held its last meeting of the year to review old business, outline ongoing business, and assess new business, including WFS’ recognition by TWC at the annual state conference and the selection of new Board Officers. The 2015 officers voted in by unanimous consent were: Dr. Ricardo ‘Rick’ R. Gonzalez, Chair; Dr. Roy Sheneman, Vice-chair; Dalinda L. Guillen, Treasurer; and Jaime Ortiz, Secretary. The new Board Officers are succeeding: Dalinda L. Guillen, Chair; Dr. Ricardo ‘Rick’ R. Gonzalez, Vice-chair; Jaime Ortiz, Secretary; and Rudy Salinas, Treasurer.