Since 2004, REAP has served as the grant recipient for Kansas Local Area IV Workforce Investment Act (WIA) funds from the U. S. Department of Labor. The Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas is the Operator and Administrator for these funds, which are overseen by the Chief Elected Officials Board (CEOB), housed within REAP.

Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell is the Kansas Local Area IV Chief Elected Official, overseeing more than $4.67 million annually in WIA funds invested in South Central Kansas.  Council Member Longwell holds the CEOB seat on the LWIB, voting on behalf of the CEOB.  CEOB business is reported to the REAP Board of Directors and/or REAP Executive Committee.

For questions about the CEOB please contact Keith Lawing at


CEOB Business Reports – 2015

01.29.15 CEOB Business

04.16.15 CEOB Business

06.01.15 CEOB Business – LWDB Appointments

07.23.15 CEOB Business

CEOB Business Reports – 2014

04.10.14 CEOB Business

06.20.14 CEOB Business- LWIB Appointments

07.01.14 CEOB Business- LWIB Appointment

07.17.14 CEOB Business

11.10.14 CEOB Business

For records of CEOB Business prior to 2014 please contact Keith Lawing at