About Us

The Bay Area Workforce Development Board (BAWDB) is one of Wisconsin's eleven regional Boards established by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA) to address local economic workforce issues in the Brown, Door, Florence, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano and Sheboygan Counties.  BAWDB, a private non-profit corporation, is the fiscal and administrative agent for Board funds and programs.

The Bay Area Workforce Development Board, consisting of selected community representatives, develops a skilled workforce by strategically allocating and coordinating resources to address community needs by working through others for the benefit of all.

The vision of the Bay Area Workforce Development Board is that job skills and educational levels are increased, quality of life of all individuals is enhanced, while employers' needs are met.



Bay Area WDB modifications to the WIA Title I Local Area Plan are posted for a 30-day comment period. Questions and/or comments must be submitted no later than October 15, 2014, to:  

Betty Gregory-Paasch
Bay Area Workforce Development Board
317 W. Walnut Street
Green Bay, WI 54303
(920) 431-4104

Modifications are as follows:

WIA Local Plan



Bay Area Workforce Development Board (BAWDB)  functions as a catalyst between public and private partnerships serving WIA Title I.  BAWDB is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.