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 Governor's Workforce Investment Board

The Governor's Workforce Investment Board, also known as the State Workforce Investment Board (SWIB) was established as a condition under the Workforce Investment Act. The mission of the Governorís Workforce Investment Board is to bring Nevada business and workers together to shape strategies that best meet workforce needs in order to foster a healthy and growing economy in the state. 

The State Board is charged with assisting the Governor with:  

Development and modification of a State Plan for Workforce Development;

Development and continuous improvement of a statewide system of activities carried out through the one-stop service delivery system described in the Act;

 Designation of local workforce investment areas;

 Commenting at least once annually on the measures taken pursuant to the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Act;

 Development of allocation formulas for the distribution of funds for adult employment and training activities and youth activities to local areas;

Development and continuous improvement of comprehensive state performance measures, including state adjusted levels of performance, to assess the effectiveness of workforce investment activities in the State;

Development of statewide employment statistics system described in the Wagner-Peyser Act;

Development of an application for incentive grants; and

Preparation of an annual report to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor.


Members of the State Workforce Investment Board are appointed by the Governor and must be in accordance with the Act.  The Governor has the authority to appoint ex-officio members to the SWIB.

 No less than fifty one percent (51%) of the membership of the SWIB will be representative of business. The membership must include private sector/business representation from the northern, southern, and rural areas of the state.  Area representation may be based on the most current geographic demographics available at the time of the appointments).

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