Achieving Equity. That’s our focus at the Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County (WDB), a business-led board that builds public-private partnerships with education, economic development, labor, and community organizations to solve complex workforce challenges.
Our work achieves equitable economic growth for Contra Costa County. We ensure a pipeline of diverse workforce talent is available to keep local companies competitive. Through our strategic connections and partnerships, we find innovative, sustainable solutions to solve complex workforce issues and leverage public-private resources to benefit the workforce and businesses alike.
Appointed by the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors, our 25-member Board brings together leaders from business, economic development, education, labor, community-based organizations, and public agencies to align a variety of resources and organizations to enhance the competitiveness of the local workforce and support economic vitality in our region.