Center for Workforce Development

The TBR Economic and Community Development department’s mission is to develop and maintain a statewide approach for workforce development that directly impacts the State and our communities. 


The Office of Economic and Community Development will achieve its mission through the following goals:

  • Collaborate with business, industry, government agencies, local agencies and our college institutions to develop and deliver rapid response workforce training programs that will prepare and support a competitive workforce across a range of occupational levels;
  • Monitor statewide workforce activities and initiatives that contribute to the economy of our state and communities;
  • Access, develop, deliver and evaluate the system’s economic development effectiveness through collaboration with our college system leadership and subject matter experts.