Established in 2000 by the King County Executive and the Mayor of Seattle, the WDC oversees employment programs and initiatives, serving thousands of King County youth, adults and businesses each year.
Meet the Board
The WDC board is a committed, active group of private sector leaders, members of local labor groups, youth and adult education, as well as state and local government agencies. Several committees meet five times a year to discuss the WDC's budget, industry and employment grants, proposals and more.
Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County is lead by Chief Executive Officer Marlena Sessions who supports a team of directors, project managers and grant support staff.