Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas

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Key Staff

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas is led by a Management Team of experienced individuals with a wealth of industry knowledge. Our professional staff conduct daily operations and advise the board of directors.

Lynn Hoffman | Senior Innovation StrategistLynn Hoffman

Lynn Hoffman, Senior Innovation Strategist, is responsible for the development of innovative solutions for the business community. With over 25 years of employer engagement, recruitment, marketing, technology and workforce development experience, she leads Technology and Retail Sector initiatives, including Retail Pays and PATHS for Texas, to affect a coordinated and industry-focused response to talent and skill acquisition needs.

Hoffman holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Marketing from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. In addition to career endeavors, Lynn is married with two grown daughters, sings in the choir at First Baptist Rockwall, assists her parents and extended family, and enjoys baking wonderful treats.

Kent Andersen | Account ExecutiveKent Andersen

Kent Andersen is an Account Executive for Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas. He has worked in Workforce Development for over 17 years, prior to joining Workforce Development he worked in the healthcare industry. Mr. Andersen has a degree in Finance and Real Estate from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR. Working with our industry partners Mr. Andersen strives to foster relationships between industry, education and the workforce system by engaging industry in business-led workforce development initiatives that deliver an educated workforce with the skills demanded by industry.

Barbara Stein | Office ManagerBarbara Stein

Barbara Stein, Office Manager, is responsible for keeping the office running smoothly. Her job can range widely in duties and responsibilities. Ms. Stein has 27 years in the Dallas Workforce System.

Rowena Ho | Accounting ManagerRowena Ho

Rowena joined the agency in 2010 and currently serves as the Accounting Manager. She performs managerial accounting work and is responsible for overseeing accounting systems, procedures and controls, financial analyses and reports, and the preparation of agency budgets.

Rowena received the following degrees:

  • B.S. in Merchandising from University of North Texas
  • M.S. in Accounting from University of Dallas
  • MBA from Texas Woman’s University

While not working, Rowena enjoys spending time with her family and church fellowship.