Education & Workforce Committee

About the Committee

The Education and Workforce Committee has jurisdiction over issues in the area of education (including early childhood, K-12 and postsecondary) as well as in the areas of workforce development. Members of the committee ensure that the governors’ views are represented in the shaping of federal policy.

2019–20 Committee Leadership

Governor Asa Hutchinson, Arkansas — Chair
Governor Jay Inslee, Washington — Vice Chair

Governor Kay Ivey, Alabama
Governor Jared Polis, Colorado
Governor John Carney, Delaware
Governor Eric Holcomb, Indiana
Governor Tim Walz, Minnesota
Governor Pete Ricketts, Nebraska
Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan
Governor Tom Wolf, Pennsylvania
Governor Kristi Noem, South Dakota
Governor Phil Scott, Vermont

NGA Staff

Stephen Parker, Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs Director
Education & Workforce Committee