The Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Board, with more than 40 active business and community leaders, represents the southern coastal region of Los Angeles County, including Lomita, Long Beach, Signal Hill, and Torrance.
The Board is responsible for oversight of the federal Workforce Investment Act resources, leveraging robust and responsive business solutions and One-Stop Career Center systems in Pacific Gateway's service area that deliver critical workforce and economic development services to diverse communities.
The Board works closely with a Policy Committee that includes Lomita Mayor Don Suminaga, Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster, Signal Hill Mayor TIna L. Hansen, and City of Torrance Councilmember Gene Barnett. Focused on its role as a strong Industry Convener, Workforce Intermediary, and Service Broker, the Board works closely with key Regional partners around Southern California to ensure workforce development activities that are an essential part of regional economic development and job creation strategies.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation, please call (562) 570-3738 or TTY (562) 570-4629, at least 72 hours prior to event.
2011-2013 Strategic Priorities In July 2011 the WIB adopted the following strategic priorities: Click Here