South Dakota Workforce Development Council
The Workforce Development Council (WDC) oversees implementation of workforce training programs in South Dakota funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). In conformance with South Dakota Codified Law 1-25-1 and WIA Rules and Regulations Sec. 661.207, all WDC meetings are open to the public. Information is available on the State Plan, membership, significant policies, guidelines and definitions; minutes of public meetings are available to the public.
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Members of the Workforce Development Council represent various business, labor and education interests. A majority of its members are from the private sector. Council membership also includes representatives of the state departments of Labor and Regulation, Education and Human Services; Governor's Office of Economic Development; and the Board of Regents. Council members include:
Carl V. Carlson
Mary Lehecka Nelson
Governor's Office of Economic Development
Department of Labor and Regulation
Department of Education
Board of Regents
Department of Human Services
Workforce Development Council
South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
123 West Missouri Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501