Workforce Readiness Committee

Chair: Lorie Fitzwater
Committee Members: Megan Fromm, Mary Beth Brunke
Supporting Board Member: Forest Woodley


The LWHRA Workforce Readiness Committee conducts workshops in and around the community to teach the skills and provide the skills needed to obtain living-wage jobs.


The 2018 Goals of the Workforce Readiness Committee are:

  • Connect Explore opportunities within our community:
  • GrowLWHRA member volunteers have the opportunity to expand their knowledge by presenting relevant topics at events hosted by the Workforce Readiness Committee.
  • Serve  Providing low-income, disadvantaged or displaced persons with the skills and tools they need to obtain living-wage jobs.
    • Transitional housing and non-profits like Hopelink, YWCA Redmond, Goodwill
    • Connect LWHRA members with those in our communities in need.

How You Can Help:

We look for volunteers to help out at special events throughout the year. We post these events on the LWHRA website and newsletter as they become available.


Opportunities include:

  • Participating in rewarding events helping those in need.
  • To meet amazing people who are looking to grow and learn.
  • Recommend opportunities to provide services to colleges, non-profits and transitional housing

To find out more about how to get involved by contacting Lorie Fitzwater or by taking the volunteer interest form.