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Merrimack Valley Workforce Investment BoardOUR VISION
Employers and residents in the region have a
foundation from which they have the opportunity to
achieve sustained economic growth and prosperity.

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Merrimack Valley WIB

The Merrimack Valley Workforce Investment Board is composed of knowledgeable and influential business and community leaders who are appointed by the Mayor of Lawrence on behalf of the fifteen communities that make up the region.

The board serves as the oversight and policy-making body for federally funded employment and training services in the region. The board also has the broader role of addressing critical labor market issues and developing strategic partnerships with local leaders in economic development, the K-12 and higher education system, government agencies, chambers of commerce, community-based and labor organizations.

MVWIB Unemployment Charts

MVWIB Unemployment Charts
for January 2015

Upcoming Meetings

MVWIB Youth Council Meeting
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 11:30AM
MVWIB Conference Room


MVWIB Planning Committee Meeting
Tuesday, April 21 ,2015 @ 7:30AM
MVWIB Conference Room

MVWIB Quarterly Board Meeting
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 @ 7:30AM
Location: TBD



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Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Merrimack Valley Workforce Investment Board
439 South Union Street, Suite 102
Lawrence, MA 01843

Directions

Telephone: (978) 682-7099
Fax: (978) 794-1901

MVWIB Staff
Direct Line
Email
Rafael Abislaiman, Executive Director
978-722-7058
rabislaiman@mvwib.org
Susan Almono, Director of Planning & Coordination
978-722-7082
salmono@mvwib.org
Cristy Gomez, Youth Workforce Program Manager
978-722-7086
ccgomez@mvwib.org
Brian Norris, NAMC Marketing Manager
978-722-7087
bnorris@mvwib.org
Mary Kivell, Executive Assistant, P/T
978-722-7078
mkivell@mvwib.org
Corina Ruiz , Perf. & Monitoring Manager (Temp)
978-722-7079
cruiz@mvwib.org
Franklin Fernandez,
Administrative Services Coordinator
978-722-7071
ffernandez@mvwib.org

 

MVWIB News & Recent Events

Are you a youth looking for a job??

may be able to help!

Click here to view the 2015 summer work application

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The Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act & the Priorities of the Association
Presented at the MVWIB Annual Meeting on October 28, 2014 by Don Gillis of the Mass Workforce Investment Board Association


Click here to view the pdf presentation

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Youth Employment One-Pager

Commonwealth Corporation releases Understanding & Addressing the Youth Employment Crisis

Click here to view document in pdf