Policy and Strategic Planning Committee

Mission of The Committee

The Policy and Strategic Planning Committee articulates the Board’s vision for the region’s Workforce Development System, a coordinated approach to workforce development that builds connectivity between employers, trainers and employees. It provides for coordination with regional and local Economic Development Plans.

The Policy and Strategic Planning Committee, in conjunction with the full board, develops goals for the workforce system, including the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and evaluates organization and community performance related to strategic objectives. The Policy and Strategic Planning Committee oversees the legislative and governmental affairs agenda for the Hampton Roads Workforce Development Board.

Committee Members

NameTitleRepresentsBoard Member
The Hon. Donald Goldberg
Goldberg Consulting, LLC.
Dr. Ruth Jones Nichols
Vice Chair
Mr. Mark DreyfusPresident
ECPI College of Technology
Dr. Dan LufkinYes
Dr. James ShaefferDean, College of Continuing Education & Professional Development
Old Dominion University
Higher EducationYes