Board of Directors
Serving the six county Heart of Texas region, the Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc. is the local board of directors for Workforce Solutions. The Board is comprised of members appointed by the chief elected officials and approved by the Governor of Texas. The Board is business-led and community focused, with approximately 25 members representing private sector business, education, organized labor, community-based organizations, and government.
With participation from the region’s chief local elected officials, the Workforce Board sets the strategic direction for the regional workforce system and guides the area’s workforce agenda.
Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc. Chief Elected Officials
Judge Cindy Vanlandingham – Bosque County
Judge Jay Elliott – Falls County
Judge Linda Grant – Freestone County
Mayor Dillon Meek – City of Waco
Judge Justin Lewis, Lead Chief Elected Official – Hill County
Judge Richard Duncan – Limestone County
Judge Scott Felton – McLennan County
Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc. Board of Directors
David Fowler, Board Chair
Ruben Lee Salazar
The Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc. is a member of the Texas Association of Workforce Boards (TAWB) and the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB).
Board Staff – Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc.
Members of the Board Staff support the efforts of the Heart of Texas Workforce Development Board, Inc. To reach a staff member, please contact the Administrative Offices at (254) 296-5300.
|Anthony Billings||Executive Director|
|Aquanetta Brobston||Quality Assurance Coordinator/EO Officer/504 Coordinator|
|April Dossey||Digital Communications Specialist|
|David Davis||Project Support Specialist|
|Erin Dosher||Workforce Grants & Initiatives Manager|
|Judy Hedge||Administrative Coordinator|
|Sugey Jaimes||Project Support Specialist|
|Kary Kuecker||Workforce Contract Manager/Public Information Officer|
|Vicki Williams||Budget and Contract Officer|
|Jose Palacios||Manager of Business & Industry Initiatives|
|Julie Talbert||Child Care and Transportation Contract Manager|
|Eunice Fernandez||Director of Strategic Planning|