EC Works is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services, and alternate formats are available to individuals with limited English proficiency free of cost upon request. Support for workforce services in the East Cascades area are primarily funded through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the U.S. Department of Labor and Oregon’s Higher Education Coordinating Commission.

Central Oregon Workforce Consortium 

Hood River

Bob Benton

Wasco County

Steve Kramer, Chair of COWC

Sherman County 

Gary Thompson

Gilliam County 

Steve Shaffer

Deschutes County

Phil Henderson

Wheeler County

N. Lynn Morley

Jefferson County 

Wayne Fording, Co-Chair of COWC

Crook Country 

Seth Crawford

Lake County 

Dan Shoun 

Klamath County 

Kelly Minty-Morris, Co-Chair of COWC