The Maryland Workforce Association is made up of the Thirteen Local Workforce Directors in Maryland. The association collaborates with the Maryland Department of Labor and other state workforce partners to foster regional and statewide collaboration and share best practices.

What We Do

The Maryland Workforce Association advocates for and promotes the public workforce system on a local, state, and national level.

The Raising the Bar Conference 2019

2019's conference was our best one yet, with 50+ high quality workshops and over 1,000 workforce professionals in attendance.

The Maryland Workforce Association's Raising the Bar Conference was a hit! This two-day event provided workforce development and education professionals with the opportunity to discuss evidence-based solutions and promising practices for developing Maryland’s workforce system.

“If you missed out on the opportunity to network, discuss innovative solutions for the industry and entertain in-depth conversations, consider sponsoring, exhibiting or attending in 2021. Register below for updates!


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