The Career Education and Workforce Development Board
The board’s goal is to help lead the agency towards its mission, which is providing leadership and contributing resources to serve the diverse and changing career educational needs of Arkansas youth, adults, and persons living with disabilities.
There are 13 voting board members who are leaders of business, industry and rehabilitation services across the state. There are also eight non-voting ex-officio members representing state education and economic interests.
|Richard Abernathy, Ed.D.||Executive Director||Arkansas Association of Educational Administrators|
|Charisse Childers, Ph.D.||Director||Arkansas Department of Career Education|
|Maria Markham, Ph.D.||Director||Arkansas Department of Higher Education|
|Mike Preston||Director||Arkansas Economic Development Commission|
|Daryl Bassett||Director||Arkansas Department of Workforce Services|
|Johnny Key||Commissioner||Arkansas Department of Education|