NCWorks Commission

The NCWorks Commission recommends policies and strategies that enable the state's workforce and businesses to compete in the global economy.

The Commission is designated as the state's Workforce Investment Board under the federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998. Led by a private sector chair, the 25-member Commission includes representatives from the business community, heads of state workforce agencies, educators, community leaders and representatives from organized labor. All members are appointed by the Governor.

Mission: To establish and guide a world-class workforce development system for North Carolina that will be comprehensive, integrated, relevant, and effective. This system will produce well-educated, highly skilled workers who perform at high levels and work in economically viable enterprises that provide good jobs at good wages.

Meeting Dates & Times

  • March 7, 2014, 1:00 p.m. [Note: this meeting was originally scheduled for February 12 but was postponed due to inclement weather.]
  • May 14, 2014, 1:00 p.m.
  • August 20, 2014, 1:00 p.m.
  • November 12, 2014, 1:00 p.m.

All meetings take place at the Jane S. McKimmon Center at North Carolina State University in Raleigh.

Meeting minutes are available to the public, requests can be made through the email below.

For questions related to the work of the Commission, email us at

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