Jack McDougle joins Virginia Workforce Development Transformation Stakeholder Advisory Group
Greater Washington Board of Trade President & CEO Jack McDougle has been appointed to Virginia’s Workforce Development Transformation Stakeholder Advisory Group.
Virginia’s Secretary of Labor, Bryan Slater, selected McDougle, who will join a talented group of regional experts that will push to ensure Virginia’s workforce talent can find economic success in the Commonwealth and the Greater Washington region.
This advisory group is part of establishing the Virginia Department of Workforce Development and Advancement, which was established through Governor Glenn Youngkin’s signing of House Bill 2195 and Senate Bill 1470 that by law allows for the creation of this department.
Secretary Slatter will convene this Stakeholder Advisory Group for the purpose of advising him during the program transition period from July 1, 2023, through September 30, 2024.
The Board of Trade’s expansive representation of the business community will ensure that the perspectives and needs of employers and employees are well-represented in shaping these workforce development programs.