Working for America
State Workforce Development Board
Workforce Investment Council
Claudeidra Minor, Director of the Workforce Investment Council
P.O. Box 94094
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9094
Phone: (225) 342-7837
Fax: (225) 342-2051
Key Workforce Priorities
- Strengthen and prioritize community and technical colleges to match workforce needs, meet market demand, and fill available jobs.
- Immediately respond to urgent workforce opportunities and challenges.
- Maximize the input of business and industry to realign and integrate Louisiana’s workforce strategy at the statewide and regional levels.
- Expand career options of high school students
- In Louisiana the education and health care industries added more payroll jobs than any other industry outpacing the job vacancies in this industry cluster.
- The healthcare industry was one of the top paid reported occupations.
- Louisiana had an increase in all 22 occupation groups with the exception of sales and sales related industries.
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