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St. Landry Parish Government announces the new WIOA Workforce Director for the Local Workforce Development Area #40


Opelousas, LA – Parish President Jessie Bellard is pleased to announce that Mrs. Brenda Foulcard has been selected as the new WIOA Director for Local Workforce Development Area #40.

Mrs. Foulcard was appointed as interim director late last year and has been working diligently ever since. After a series of interviews performed by St. Landry Parish Government and the Workforce Board #40, Brenda was offered the position. 

Jessie stated “she and I share the same goals in working for the parish and region. Through an extensive search for a new director, a recommendation was given and we acted on it. We’re excited to have her in this position.” 

She has already begun working with the St. Landry Parish Government/WIOA administrative team and will continue to move forward.

*Pictured below in first picture, Finance Director Caryn Fulop, WIOA Workforce Director Brenda Foulcard, and St. Landry Parish President Jessie Bellard.

*Pictured in the second picture is WIOA Workforce Director Brenda Foulcard along with Local Workforce and St. Landry Parish Government staff.