Workforce Development Board

Waccamaw Workforce

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board (WWDB) is the regional entity that implements the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act in Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg counties.

Appointed by local elected officials, the WWDB is responsible for planning and overseeing local workforce development programs. The majority of the WWDB members are business representatives while other members include representatives of education providers, labor organizations, community-based organizations, economic development agencies, and partners participating in the SC Works system.

In our area, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments serves as the administrative entity and fiscal agent for the Waccamaw Workforce Development Board.

Meeting dates for 2023 are listed below:

  • January 17th
  • March 21st
  • May 16th
  • July 18th
  • September 19th
  • *November 14th

Board Members:

Andy Roberts, AGRU America

Jan Harper, Tidelands Health

Rochelle Geathers, Wal-Mart

Sherrill Walker Smith, International Paper

Tiffany Harrison, Georgetown County Economic Development

Peg Skalican, Pittsburg Institute of Aeronautics

Bonita Engleman, Ocean Lakes

Wallace Evans, A Father’s Place

Greg Mitchell, Horry-Georgetown Technical College

Etta Greene, Horry County Adult Education

Kim Burke, SC Department of Employment & Workforce

Eric Robinson, SC Vocational Rehabilitation

Frank Espinal, Ship On Site

Jason Greene, Habitat for Humanity of Horry County

Verlon Wulf, Carolina Cool

Wilhelmina Pressley, Williamsburg County Schools

Chris Battle, Personal Touch Beauty and Barber College

Henry Poston, Palmetto Synthetics

Allen Abernathy, Williamsburg Regional Hospital