An expectation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) is for the state and local programs which provide services to individuals with disabilities to engage in a cohesive strategic planning process with a focus on collaboration and support for competitive integrated employment.
In this podcast, James Chapman and Robert Sainz share their ideas.
"There was a real effort on the part of our Workforce Investment Board to play the role as the advocate of reconnecting young people."
- James Chapman
"It’s amazing, if you do exactly what the business asks you and you get somebody that skill set everybody thinks you’re a genius when really all you really did was listen and help people figure out how to achieve it."