Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

The Nebraska Workforce Development Board is established by the Governor in accordance with Section 101 of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA)


  1. To convene state, regional, and local workforce system partners to:
    • Enhance the capacity and performance of the workforce development system;
    • Align and improve outcomes and effectiveness of federally-funded and other workforce programs and investments; and
  2. Through these efforts:
    • Promote economic growth;
    • Engage business, education, economic development, labor representatives and other stakeholders to participate in a systematic way to address workforce needs
    • Assist to achieve the State’s strategic and operational vision and goals as outlined in the State Combined Plan.

Board Membership Roster

The Board Membership Roster may be accessed by clicking on this link: Board Membership Roster


The bylaws of the Board may be accessed by clicking on this link: Nebraska Workforce Development Board Bylaws

Upcoming Meetings

December 8, 2023, 9a – 12p, Nebraska Educational Telecommunications (NET) facility (AKA Terry M. Carpenter Telecommunications Center), 1800 North 33rd Street, Lincoln, NE 68503 – draft agenda to be published on a later date


Past Meetings

Requests for assistance with accessibility of meeting materials may be sent to

Questions or Comments

Nebraska Department of Labor
Division of Reemployment Services
Attention: State Policy Unit
550 South 16th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508