North Central Massachusetts Workforce Investment Board
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What's new?

Central Mass Regional Blue print is available for review and comment: please send comments to

Welcome Kelley French, new Deputy Director, NCMWIB, Inc.

NAWDP 2017 Presentation (Powerpoint)

North Central Workforce Board Strategic Plan

North Central WIB Director Receives MACWIC Honorary “Manufacturing Vigilante” Award at MACWIC Technical Education Conference (PDF)

Manufacturing and DEI-V 2015

VIDEO: Building on Success - North Central Massachusetts

Full Board Meeting Dates
North Central MA Chamber of Commerce
860 South Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
September 12, 2017
December 12, 2017
March 20, 2018
June 19, 2018

Executive Committee Meeting
August 29, 2017
November 14, 2017
February 27, 2018
May 15, 2018


Welcome to the North Central Massachusetts Workforce Investment Board

Who are we?

The North Central Workforce Investment Board is a private non-profit corporation designated by the Governor to serve as the local workforce investment board for the north central region under the new Federal Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Board members are appointed for three year terms by the local chief elected official.

Who do we serve?

The Board serves twenty three cities and towns primarily in Northern Worcester County designated by the governor as the Local Workforce Development area under the new Federal Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act. Those cities and towns include:

Ashburnham • Clinton • Lancaster • Sterling • Ashby • Fitchburg
Leominster • Templeton • Ayer • Gardner • Lunenburg • Townsend
Barre • Groton • Pepperell • Westminster • Berlin • Harvard • Princeton
Winchendon • Bolton • Hubbardston • Shirley

The Board is responsible for the policy and oversight of all state and federal workforce development initiatives in the region. Our membership includes over 30 local leaders from both the private and public sectors however as required by law over fifty percent of our members are private sector business leaders.

If you are interested in serving on the Board please feel free to contact us at 978 534-1023.