Region 5

The Workforce Development Council of Alabama (WDCA) Region 5 serves the following counties: Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Etowah, Randolph, Talladega, and Tallapoosa.

2014-2015 Officers
Chair: Bill Greene, Gadsden-Etowah County Industrial Development Authority, Email
Vice Chair: Sherri Sumners, Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce
Foundation Job Station
Secretary: Cotina Terry, Randolph County Economic Development Council

The WDCA works closely with the 2-year community college system. The community colleges are a major link to workforce training resources and programs. Click on the name of each community college to go to their website. Central Alabama Community College, Gadsden State Community College, and Southern Union State Community College.

Membership Roster

  Voting Members 2015


Strategic Plan

  Region 5 Strategic Plan FY14


Workforce Reports
2015 State of the Workforce Report IX
  Region 5 Workforce IX Report
  Region 5 Workforce IX Brochure
2014 State of the Workforce Report VIII
  Region 5 Workforce VIII Report
  Region 5 Workforce VIII Brochure
  Region 5 Workforce VIII Tables
2013 State of the Workforce Report VII
  Region 5 Workforce VII Report
  Region 5 Workforce VII Brochure
  Region 5 Workforce VII Tables