Local Region Statewide EO Contacts

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Workforce Region
& Counties Served

Local Region EO Officer/Title

Mailing Address

Contact Information

STATEWIDE

State EO Office Serves all regions; however, initial contact should be through your local region EO office, listed below.

Danielle Smith
State Workforce Innovation and Opportunity (WIOA) Equal Opportunity Officer

Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development
301 W. High St.,
Suite 870,
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1087

Phone:
(573) 751-2428
TTY:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(573) 751-4088

Central

Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Camden, Cole, Cooper, Crawford, Dent, Gasconade, Howard, Laclede, Maries, Miller, Moniteau, Morgan, Osage, Phelps, Pulaski, Washington

Melody Korin Ell
Local EO Officer and Program Compliance Specialist

Central Workforce Development Board,
1107 Kingshighway,
Rolla, MO 65401

Phone:
(573) 426-6030 x122
TTY:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(573) 364-7130

East Jackson County

Eastern half of Jackson County

E. Dot Coleman
Local EO Compliance Officer

Full Employment Council,
1524 E. 23rd St.,
Independence, MO 64055

Phone:
(816) 521-5700
TTY:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(816) 254-1903

Jefferson / Franklin County Consortium

Franklin and Jefferson counties

Leanna Eckhoff
Policy Compliance and Local EO Officer

Office of Job Training Programs Inc.,
3675 West Outer Road,
Suite 201
Arnold, MO 63101

Phone: 
(636) 596-3195
Office Phone
(636) 524-8593
TTY:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(636) 287-1245

Kansas City & Vicinity

Cass, Clay, West Jackson (western half of county), Platte, Ray

Michael Long
Senior Coordinator EO and Community Recruitment
Full Employment Council,
1740 Paseo,
Kansas City, MO 64108

Phone:
(816) 448-7608 x1285
TTY:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(816) 254-1903

Northeast

Adair, Clark, Knox, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marion, Montgomery, Monroe, Pike, Ralls, Randolph, Schuyler, Scotland, Shelby, Warren

Wonda Hart
Local EO Officer

Diane Simbro
Executive Director and Local EO Officer

NEMO Workforce Development Board Inc.,
111 East Monroe Street,
Paris, MO 65275

Phone:
(660) 327-5125 
Toll-Free:
(800) 733-6381
TTY:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(660) 327-5128

Northwest

Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Clinton, Daviess, Dekalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Linn, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Putnam, Sullivan, and Worth

Kerry Savage
WDB Compliance Coordinator and Local EO Officer
North Central Missouri College,
912 Main Street,
Trenton, MO 64683

Phone:
(660) 359-3622 ext. 1232
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(660) 359-3082

Ozark

Christian, Dallas, Greene, Polk, Stone, Taney, Webster

Karen Dowdy
 Compliance Officer and Local EO Officer 
Missouri Job Center,
2900 E. Sunshine St.,
Springfield, MO 65804

Phone:
(417) 841-3349
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(417) 841-1881

South Central

Butler, Carter, Douglas, Howell, Oregon, Ozark, Reynolds, Ripley, Shannon, Texas, Wayne, Wright

Valarie Haring
Local EO Officer and Compliance Manager

South Central Workforce Development Board,
408 Washington Avenue,
Suite 210,
West Plains, MO 65775

Phone:
(417) 257-2630
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(417) 255-8799

Southeast

Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Perry, Scott, St. Francois, St. Genevieve, Stoddard

Samantha Terry
 WIOA Compliance Manager and Local EO Officer

Tammy Tankersley
Coordinator of Special Projects, Assistant to the President, and Local EO Officer

Workforce Development Board of Southeast Missouri,
760 S. Kingshighway,
Suite C,
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Phone:
(573) 334-0990, ext. 129
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966 or 711
Fax:
(573) 334-0335

Southwest

Barry, Barton, Dade, Jasper, Lawrence, McDonald, Newton

Leslie Abram
Local EO Officer and Training & Development Manager 
Workforce Investment Board of Southwest Missouri,
P.O. Box 1706,
730 S Wall Ave,
Joplin, MO 64802

Phone:
(417) 629-3000
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(417) 629-3011

St. Charles County

St. Charles County

Lori Myers
 Local EO Officer and Quality Performance Manager

Cindy Fulton
 Assistant Local Equal Employment Officer 

 

Suzanne Harris
Assistant Local Equal Employment Officer

 

St. Charles County Department of Workforce Development,
212 Turner Blvd.,
St. Peters, MO 63376

Phone:
(636) 255-6060
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(636) 255-6061

St. Louis City

St. Louis City / SLATE

Ray Gude
Local WIOA EO Officer

St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE),
1520 Market St.,
Rm. 3050,
St. Louis, MO 63103-2634

Phone:
(314) 657-3585
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966 or 711
Fax:
(314) 622-3553

St. Louis County

St. Louis County

Angela Erby
Local EO Officer
Missouri Job Center - St. Louis County
715 Northwest Plaza Dr., 
St. Ann, MO 63704

Phone:
(314) 615-4433
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(314) 615-4420

West Central

Bates, Benton, Carroll, Cedar, Chariton, Henry, Hickory, Johnson, Lafayette, Pettis, Saline, St. Clair, Vernon

Tara Colter-Lappat
Programs/ Compliance Specialist and Local EO Officer
West Central WDB,
515 S. Kentucky, Ste. C
Sedalia, MO 65301

Phone:
(660) 827-3722
TTY User:
(800) 735-2966
or 711
Fax:
(660) 827-3789

Last Updated: June 1, 2021

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