About Us

Welcome to OhioMeansJobs|Cleveland-Cuyahoga County (OMJ|CC), a collaborative workforce system of the City of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County that helps local employers meet their human capital needs and assists job seekers to find success.

Area 3 Workforce Development Board (WDB) serves as the advisory body for the City of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County Departments of Workforce Development. The purpose of the departments is to provide resources and information through the OMJ|CC system to assist area businesses with their hiring and training needs in order to stay competitive in today’s environment and to provide residents of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County with the tools necessary for a competitive and successful job search.

Its programs and services include education, occupational training, job match and search assistance and employment-related youth programs funded through the Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA).


Jayanti Bhattacharya
Deputy Director/CFO
Cleveland/Cuyahoga County
Workforce Development Board

Grace A. Kilbane
Executive Director
Cleveland/Cuyahoga County
Workforce Development Board  

Anthony Fluellen
Director, Business Services
United Labor Agency,

Gladys McMickens
Program Administrator      

Tom Hasson
Brookpark One-Stop Manager
United Labor Agency

Dave Megenhardt
Executive Director
United Labor Agency



Workforce Development Board (WDB)

Mission Statement: “Champion a world-class workforce that will retain existing and create new jobs."

Grace A. Kilbane 
Executive Director
Cleveland/Cuyahoga County
Workforce Development Board
(216) 777-8178

2017 WDB Meeting Calendar

  • Friday, February 17th
  • Friday, May 19th
  • Friday, August 18th
  • Friday, November 17th

All meetings are from 8am-10am at:

OhioMeansJobs|Cleveland-Cuyahoga County

1910 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115

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