WA Inc. is the Administrative Entity, One Stop Operator, and Program Administrator for Local Area IV in Kansas, which includes the counties of Butler, Cowley, Harper, Kingman, Sedgwick and Sumner.  Operations for Local Area IV are directed by the Local Workforce Development Board (LWDB). The daily operations of the LWDB are are carried out by a professional staff, led by a President and Chief Executive Officer.

WA Inc. Board members include:

  • Mark Conway, Remediation Contractors, Inc. – Chairman
  • Rod Blackburn, WB Construction
  • Mayor Jeff Longwell, City of Wichita
  • Keith Lawing, Workforce Alliance
  • Chad Pettera, Workforce Alliance