Formed in May 2016, the Workforce Alliance of the North Bay (WANB) Joint Powers Agency is responsible for the policy making and implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) programs and services administered in Lake, Marin and Napa counties via their respective America’s Job Centers of California (AJCCs). Please click to view the graph that shows the structure of the innovative Alliance.
Structure of the Workforce Alliance of the North Bay
Workforce Alliance of the North Bay Regional Workforce Development Area
(Lake, Marin and Napa Counties)
AKA the Regional Area
Workforce Alliance of the North Bay Governing Board
(Members are Board of Supervisors from Lake, Marin and Napa Counties “The CLEO”)
AKA The Governing Board
Workforce Alliance of the North Bay Regional Workforce Development Board
(Governing Board Appoints Members Pursuant to WIOA Regulations)
AKA the Regional Board
Membership Rosters and Meeting Calendar
Documents and Resources
RFP to Adminster Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Services:
The Workforce Alliance of the North Bay(WANB) is currently accepting proposals for qualified applicants to administer Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) services as the WIOA One Stop Operator and/or WIOA Career Services Provider in Lake, Marin, and Napa counties for Program Years 2017-2021. The Request for Proposal is posted on the WANB website at www.workforcealliance.net. Proposals are due by 5 PM on March 3, 2017 to the Clerk of the Board, Workforce Alliance of the North Bay, 120 North Redwood Drive, 3rd Floor East Wing, San Rafael, CA 94903. Click here for link to RFP.
Draft WIOA Local and Regional Strategic Plans for FY 2017-2020
The Workforce Alliance of the North Bay (WANB), in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), has developed a Draft WIOA Local Strategic Plan for FY 2017-20 for the provision of workforce development activities in Lake, Marin, Mendocino and Napa Counties. The North Bay Regional Planning Unit, which includes WANB, Sonoma and Solano Counties, has prepared a Draft WIOA Regional Strategic Plan for FY 2017-2020 for the coordination of workforce development activities across the six county region. The public is invited to comment on both the local and regional plans during a thirty (30) day public comment period beginning February 1, 2017 and ending March 2, 2017. The Plans can be located at www.workforcealliance.net. Comments on the plan should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to view the local plan and here to view the regional plan.
The WANB can be reached via phone at 415.473.3364 or via fax at 415.473.3333.