The below Chief Elected Officials (CEO) represent each of the five counties in the Central Western Region. One commissioner each from Androscoggin, Franklin, Kennebec, Oxford, and Somerset Counties comprise the five members serving on the CEO Board. The CEO have fiduciary responsibility and are liable for the entirety of fund usage under the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Androscoggin County Commissioner
Terry Kelly
2 Turner Street
Auburn, ME 04210
207-754-4689
Email Commissioner Kelly

Franklin County Commissioner
Terry Brann
140 Main Street, Suite 3
Farmington, ME 04938
207-778-6614
Email Commissioner Brann

Kennebec County Commissioner
Patsy Crockett
(Bob Devlin, Proxy)
125 State Street
Augusta, ME 04330
207.622.0971
Email Commissioner Crockett

Oxford County Commissioner
David Duguay
449 Paris Hill Rd., Box 179
South Paris, ME 04271
207-592-2554
Email Commissioner Duguay

Somerset County Commissioner
Robert Sezak – CEO Chair
41 Court Street
Skowhegan, ME 04976
207-877-2484
Email Commissioner Sezak

CEO Board Responsibilities

The CEO Board powers include but are not limited to:

  1. Working with the CWMWDB to conduct oversight with respect to local programs of youth activities authorized under WIOA, local employment and training activities authorized under WIOA, and the one-stop delivery system in the local area.
  2. The appointment of Central Western Maine Workforce Development Board (CWMWDB) members based on WIOA requirements.
  3. The review and approval of the CWMWDB’s budget for the purpose of carrying out the duties of the CWMWDB as outlined in WIOA.
  4. Assisting in the administration of the grant funds by designating an entity to serve as a local grant subrecipient or a local fiscal agent.
  5. In cooperation with the CWMWDB, disburse funds to local grant recipients for workforce investment activities with direction from the CWMWDB.
  6. Consulting with the Governor on the designation or re-designation of a Local Workforce Development Area.
  7. Working with the CWMWDB and the Governor to negotiate and reach agreement on local performance measures.
  8. Working with the CWMWDB to develop and submit to the Governor a comprehensive 4-year local plan that is consistent with the State plan.
  9. Reviewing and approving the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the CWMWDB and the One Stop Partners, relating to the operation of the One Stop delivery system in the local area.
  10. In cooperation with the CWMWDB, designating and certifying One Stop Operators or terminating for cause the eligibility of such operators.

Archive CEO Board Meeting Minutes

CEO Board Past and Future Meetings

April 2022: Review of CWMWI ByLaws

April 11, 2022

Time: 8:00 am

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Board Packet

Meeting Agenda

March 2022 CEO Board Meeting

March 1, 2022

Time: 4:00 pm

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Board Packet

Meeting Agenda

February 2022 CEO Board Meeting

February 3, 2022

Time: 5:00 pm

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Board Packet

Meeting Agenda

January 2022 CEO Board Meeting

January 5, 2011

Time: 8:30 am

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Meeting Agenda