Sherry Alderman

Sonoma County

Basic Contact Information

Address: 2227 Capricorn Way, Suite 100, Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Website: sonomawib.org

CWA Committees: Legislative, Opportunities (Jessica Taylor)

Bio: Sherry Alderman is the Director for the Sonoma County Workforce Investment Board (WIB) as well as the Director of the Employment & Training Division with the Sonoma County Human Services Department. Sherry’s key responsibilities include management of the SonomaWORKS eligibility and welfare-to-work programs, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) programs, and budget for CalWORKs, WIOA and special grants (approximately $30M annually). In addition, Sherry directs the staff support for Sonoma County’s Workforce Investment Board and has oversight for 120 staff in the Employment & Training Division.

Workforce Area Key Sectors

  • Healthcare
  • Specialty Goods
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Sustainability

Areas of Expertise

  • Partnerships with TANF
  • Partnerships with SNAP E&T
  • Partnerships with K-12
  • Partnerships with Community Colleges
  • Earn and Learn/OJT Development

CWA Business

Thu 25

Executive Committee Call

May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 19

Legislative Committee Call

February 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mar 19

Legislative Committee Call

March 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apr 16

Legislative Committee Call

April 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue 21

Legislative Committee Call

May 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm