In accordance with state and federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) regulations, the Prince George’s County Workforce Development Board hosts quarterly meetings of the Board that are open to the public. The Prince George’s County’s Workforce Development Board’s meeting schedule is based on a fiscal year that begins on July 1st and concludes on June 30th of every year. Dates of the Prince George’s County’s Workforce Development Board’s Fiscal Year 2020 and Program Year 2019 are listed below:

Meetings (date, time and location)

August 21, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Six Flags of America
13710 Central Avenue
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

October 16, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

DoubleTree Largo by Hilton Hotels
9100 Basil Court
Largo, MD 20774

February 19, 2020

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Finishing Trades Institute
4700 Boston Way
Lanham, MD 20706

April 15, 2020

Time: 8:00 a.m.


Standing Committees

Executive Committee

Chair: Conrad Samuels
Pepco Holdings, Inc.

Finance Committee

Chair: Gloria Brown Burnett
Prince George’s County Department of Social Services

Purpose: The Finance Committee evaluates and advises on the approval or modification of the Fiscal Agent’s annual spending plan and ensures spending throughout the year is on schedule and adheres to the approved plan.  In addition, the Finance Committee ensures that the Fiscal Agent has policies that fit and helps the Executive Director to anticipate and project issues and solutions.

American Job Center / One-Stop Delivery System Committee

Interim Chair: Dawnn Leary
Greater Washington Community Foundation

Purpose: The American Job Center / One Stop Committee is the driving force behind the development and enhancement of the Prince George’s County One Stop Career Center System.  Committee members, representing diverse groups within the local area, guide the Prince George’s County Local Workforce Development Board and Board Staff through the development of services and strategies to best meet the needs of job seekers and businesses utilizing the Prince George’s County American Job Centers.

Disability and Severe Barriers Committee

Chair: Beth Lash
Maryland Department of Education, Division of Rehabilitation Services

Purpose: The Disability & Severe Barriers (DSB) Committee provides professional guidance and evidence based strategies to the Prince George’s County Local Workforce Development Board. The guidance and strategies provided by the DSB Committee provides the Board with the knowledge and tools to ensure that Prince George’s County Public Workforce System is accessible to job seekers with disabilities and severe barriers, while affording them the opportunity to receive integrated services leading to positive employment outcomes.

Youth Committee

Chair: Larry Greenhill
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

Purpose: The Prince George’s County Youth Committee will provide recommendations to the Workforce Development Board on issues and policies regarding youth. The Youth Committee will serve as an advisory and coordinating entity for youth services in Prince George’s County.

Business Committee

Chair: Interim Chair Charnetia Young
CVS Caremark

Purpose: The Business Services Committee develops and maintains important strategic industry partnerships and alliances, aligns the Prince George’s County workforce system to provide human resources solutions to businesses, recommends policy and changes advocates for the interest of local businesses.

For more information regarding the dates, times, and locations of all Prince George’s County Workforce Development Board Meetings and Prince George’s County Workforce Development Board Standing Committee Meetings, please contact.

Jamie Gunnell

American Job Center Community Network Manager


Phone: (301) 618-8400