The Smoky Mountains Area Workforce Board will meet at 9:00 A.M., Wednesday, January 17, 2018, in the R. Jack Fishman Library at Walters State Community College, Morristown. The board provides policy and oversight guidance for the Workforce Investment Act in the Smoky Mountains Workforce Area, which includes Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Sevier, and Union counties.
The Center for Workforce Development at Walters State Community College is the administrative entity for Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act services, which are funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Walters State is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. The College does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by Walters State. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to persons with disabilities.