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Workforce Southwest Washington

Workforce Southwest Washington

Employment Services

About Us

Workforce Southwest Washington (WSW) identifies the regional workforce needs of key industries and job seekers. Then our public-private team works together to obtain funding and implement strategies that help companies recruit, hire and retain the workers they need and help individuals get jobs or learn new skills to advance in their careers.

WSW leads the public workforce system in Clark, Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties. Since 2003, we’ve invested more than $120 million to help businesses grow and get people working in Southwest Washington.

MISSION: Lead a regional workforce development system where every individual has access to high-quality employment and every business has access to a highly-skilled workforce

VISION: A region where economic prosperity and growth exists for every person


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Rep/Contact Info

Armando ''Mando'' Antonino
Program Manager
Linda Czech
Contracts Manager
Kali Dugan
Accounts Payable Specialist
Denise Elliott
Senior Accountant
Marnie Farness
Director of Programs
Miriam Halliday
Darcy Hoffman
Director of Business Services
Alyssa Joyner
Senior Project Manager - Manufacturing
Kari Kollander
Research & Data Analyst
Lyn Love
Program Manager
Sean Moore
Senior Project Manager - Healthcare & Technology
Tamara Toles
Quality & Compliance Manager
Nolan Yaws-Gonzalez
Senior Project Manager