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Revision as of 07:43, 21 October 2013

Wyoming Director of Workforce Services
General information
Office Type:  Nonpartisan
Office website:  Official Link
2013-2014 FY Budget:  $222,326,553
Term limits:  None
Structure
Selection Method:  Appointed by Governor
Current Officeholder

Joan Evans.jpg
Name:  Joan Evans
Assumed office:  2007
Compensation:  $88,439
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The Wyoming Director of Workforce Services is an appointed position in the Wyoming state government. The director is the head of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, which is working to bridge "human and economic development for Wyoming's future."[1]

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Joan Evans.

Authority

The Wyoming Director of Workforce Services's powers, term of office, etc. are derived from Title 9, Chapter 2, Article 26 of the Wyoming Statutes.

Article 26, Section 2602:

Director of department; appointment; removal; duties.
(a) With the advice and consent of the senate the governor shall appoint a director for the department...[2]

Qualifications

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Appointments

The director is appointed by the governor.[3]

Vacancies

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Duties

The following teams are included in the Office of the Director:[4]

  • Policy, Grants, Labor Market Information and the Workforce Development Training Fund
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Fiscal
  • Marketing
  • Quality Assurance
  • State Mines

These teams are charged with the creating policies and processes that allow the Agency to function smoothly and effortlessly, while at the same time maintaining a high level of customer service for Wyoming's citizens.[4]

Click here to view a large-scale image of the WY Workforce Services organizational chart, as of 5/31/11.

Divisions

There are six divisions within the department of workforce services:[5]

  • Division of Appeals
  • Division of Workers' Compensation
  • Division of Enforcement
  • Division of Unemployment Insurance
  • Division of Employment & Training
  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

State budget

The budget for the Department of Workforce Services in Fiscal Year 2013-2014 is $222,326,553.[6]

Compensation

See also: Compensation of state executive officers

2012

In 2012, the director of workforce services was paid an estimated $88,439. This figure comes from the Council of State Governments.

2010

In 2010, the Wyoming Director of Workforce Services was paid an estimated $88,439 according to the Council of State Governments.[7]

Historical officeholders

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Recent news

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Contact information

Wyoming

Department of Workforce Services
1510 E. Pershing Blvd.
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Phone: 307-777-7672
Fax: 307-777-5805

Contact information for all divisions
Contact information for all local offices

See also

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