About Us


The KANSASWORKS State Board charge is to connect all services into a comprehensive workforce system and to serve as the organizer of those connections with the ultimate-goal of positioning KANSASWORKS as the premier workforce system in the nation. The board’s diverse representation assists in establishing connections and provides a statewide perspective.

STATE BOARD MEMBERS

The KANSASWORKS State Board is the Governor’s principal private sector policy advisor on building a strong workforce development system that is aligned with state education policies and economic development goals. All of its members are appointed by the Governor and represent a diverse cross section of business, labor, education, vocational rehabilitation, economic development and general public.

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Goal 1

Advancing a One KANSASWORKS Experience

Lead efforts to enhance, coordinate, and standardize state and local workforce system websites and tools with an emphasis on a consistent experience across the state.

Goal 2

Virtual Services

Coordinate communication and outreach efforts between state and local partners.

Goal 3

Upskilling

Establish coordinated workforce planning, investments, and operations, aligned to build relevant knowledge, skills, and abilities to meet industry needs in order to attract and retain people in our state.

SPECIAL COMMITTEES

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Executive Committee

Please check back, as we continue to develop the State Board Committee structure.

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Strategic Plan

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ByLaws

Contact Us

The KANSASWORKS State Board is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Any individual with a disability may request accommodations by emailing workforcesvcs@ks.gov, TDD 711 or 1-800-766-3777. Requests should be made at least (5) working days in advance of the event. 

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