CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is governed by board of directors representing the business and education community of the three-county region. Leaders serving on the Board look at critical workforce issues and develop strategic planning goals and objectives.
Stevens Amendment: CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is the direct service provider for various workforce programs which are supported by the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and other agencies as part of awards totaling $8.7 million (revised annually). Unless otherwise stipulated, all statements, press releases, requests for proposals, bid solicitations, and other documents are fully funded with federal money.
The Citrus Levy Marion Regional Workforce Development Board, Inc., is a Florida not-for-profit corporation. The bylaws were approved in March 2020.
In July 2014, Congress passed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) to replace the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. Taking effect on July 1, 2015, WIOA provides an opportunity for local workforce development boards to review their current practices in light of the evolving workforce and economic dynamics within their communities. It provides an opportunity to transform the way the workforce system is doing business and realize a new vision for talent development built around the notion of a demand-driven system that leverages resources and partnerships to provide an inclusive talent pool.
Prioritized strategies to help fill the talent pipeline with work-ready job candidates who are capable and eager to meet the needs of businesses when required.