Skip to the content


Executive Director
Ms. Patrecia Hargrove

Deputy Director
Mr. Shane Knight

Director of Finance & Administration
Mrs. Payton Burgess

Director of Workforce Development
Mr. Deran Ford

Director of Solid Waste & Recycling
Mr. Shane Knight

WIOA Regional Manager
Mr. Gary Goggans

Grants Administrator
Mr. Tracey Lawson Sr. 

Revolving Loan Fund Administrator
Mrs. Payton Burgess

Executive Assistant
Mrs. Melody Mosler


P.O. Box 6806
Pine Bluff, AR 71611 
870.536.1971 office 
870.536.7718 fax

Arkansas Workforce Center Staff Directory


Southeast Arkansas Economic Development District

Physical Address
721 S. Walnut Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 6806
Pine Bluff, AR 71611


Tel. 870-536-1971

We would love to hear from you!

Our mission is to provide services to Southeast Arkansas. How can we serve you?