About the Greater Metropolitan
Workforce Council (GMWC)
The Twin Cities Greater Metropolitan Workforce Council (GMWC)
provides oversight and direction to publicly-funded workforce
development services in the Twin Cities region.
The GMWC serves as a
venue for leadership on workforce issues facing the metro region.
The GMWC includes the Chief Elected Officials of the 11 metro
counties and the City of Minneapolis; the business leaders who serve
as Chairs of each of the Local Workforce Investment Boards (WIB) and
the directors of those boards.
and initiatives, the GMWC works closely with stakeholders including
the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities through the Metro
Alliance for Customized & Continuing Education, Adult Basic
Education providers, the University of Minnesota, private colleges,
nonprofit community-based service providers, business associations,
You can be involved
in the GMWC’s work by serving on a local Workforce Investment Board,
becoming a partner on a project or committee, or simply attending
one of the GMWC’s quarterly meetings.
information, please contact:
GMWC Chair, 952-853-8519 or
Anne Olson, MWCA
Director, 651-789-4323 or