Who we are
Here in Louisville, we know it takes a village, which is why we convene the largest workforce players in the city and region to grow and educate our city's talent. Each agency below meets regularly to address today’s workforce needs and plan for those of tomorrow. We encourage you to check out our special initiatives aimed at prepared Louisville's workforce for the future.
The Department of Economic Development within Louisville Forward has a dedicated Workforce Solutions Manager to serve as the concierge for all things related to workforce for businesses and companies located in or looking to locate in Jefferson County. Workforce Solutions within Economic Development works closely with site selection consultants along with Louisville’s education system, higher education institutions, nonprofit, workforce development partners and innovative workforce development programs.
Contact: Matt Bowen
Workforce Solutions Manager
As the Region's Workforce Development Board, we connect area employers with skilled, qualified workers and help residents of Louisville Metro, Bullitt, Henry, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties find jobs, education, and training. As a service to employers, job seekers and policymakers, KentuckianaWorks monitors economic data to offer locally relevant analyses and career-planning tools.
Contact: Aleece Smith
Director of Sector Strategies
Greater Louisville Inc. connects businesses with opportunities to engage with tomorrow’s workforce and education initiatives. Whether you are locating in the region, expanding, or sustaining your current operation, we can help you find the best resources and opportunities to meet your talent needs.
Contact: Christine Tarquinio
Vice President of Talent, Workforce & Brand Strategies