Congressman Richard Hudson Receives Workforce Development Award

The Centralina Workforce Development Board (WDB) honored United States Representative Richard Hudson with a special award for his work in the development and implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

David Hollars, Centralina WDB Director, presented the award to Congressman Hudson on behalf of the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB). Congressman Hudson, who represents North Carolina’s 8th District, received the award at the Centralina WDB Board meeting on August 16.

“I was humbled to receive an award from the Board for my work on the job training program reforms over the last few years in Congress,” said Congressman Hudson. “This is something I’m incredibly passionate about,” he added.

Congressman Hudson also offered comments on what is currently happening with Congress and other issues related to the economy and workforce development in the region.

On behalf of the NAWB, the Centralina WDB would like to thank Congressman Hudson for his contributions to the Centralina region.  

Pictured Below: David Hollars, Centralina WDB Director and Congressman Richard Hudson.

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