Workforce Development Board

Public Notice

The Adams County Workforce Development Board is soliciting public comments regarding the 2021 updates to the Adams County Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Regional and Local Plans.  The 2021 WIOA plan updates are
available for public comment beginning Thursday, April 15, 2021 through Saturday, May 15, 2021. 

Please submit comments by email with the subject WIOA 2021 Plan Updates Public Comment to Yvonne Castillo at by midnight May 15, 2021.


About the Workforce Development Board

Mission Statement

Create opportunities for success by connecting businesses to a quality workforce


To effectively connect a world-class workforce that meets the needs and exceeds the expectations of our partners in the Adams County Business Community

The Workforce Development Board (WDB) is composed of community leaders dedicated to workforce development. The members of the Adams County WDB are representatives of private industry, nonprofits, and public agencies. The Workforce Development Board is mandated by federal legislation to oversee public investments in employment and training programs. This responsibility is accomplished through the activities of the Adams County Workforce and Business Center.

Workforce Development Board Meetings

The Workforce Development Board meets from 8–9:30 a.m. Due to COVID-19, all meetings will be held virtually until further notice. For more information, please contact Yvonne Castillo. Minutes will be linked as they are available. Meeting dates for the 2020-2021 season are:

September 10, 2020 Minutes
November 12, 2020 Minutes
January 14, 2021 Minutes
March 11, 2021 Minutes
May 13, 2021 Minutes

The Executive Committee meeting dates for the 2020-2021 season are:

June 11, 2020 Minutes
August 13, 2020 Minutes
October 8, 2020 Minutes
December 10, 2020 Minutes
February 11, 2021 Minutes
April 8, 2021 Minutes

Download the 2020-2021 Meeting Schedule. All meetings are open to the public.

Contacting the Board

The efforts of the Workforce Development Board are open for public comment. Please submit your comments/ideas related to workforce development in Adams County HERE.

Board Bylaws

Workforce Development Board Bylaws

Current List of Board Members

Amy Clement, Chair
United Power

Londell Jackson, Vice Chair
Independent Electrical Contractors - Rocky Mountain

Mose Alvarez
Colorado Contractors Association

Dennis Atencio
Apex Transportation, Inc.

Emily Atencio
Centura Health

Peter Brissette
DMD Consulting

William Dowling
Division of Employment and Training
Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

Meghan Greene
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

Anita Guevara
Acme Distribution

Mark Miller
United Association of Pipefitters - Local #208

Cathy Pellish
Front Range Community College

Janet Renden
Bollman Technical Education Center

Erika Rodriguez
Colorado Laborers & Contractors Education & Training Fund 

Maureen Rudy
Metro State University
Family Literacy Program

Andrew Shaw
Tru Check Inc.

Erika Sidles
Cintas Corporation

Michael Williams
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades

Composition of the WDB is governed by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. All applications are public knowledge and must be approved by the Adams County Board of Commissioners.


If you are interested in becoming a Workforce Development Board member, contact Jodie Kammerzell at 720.523.2481.