About Us

A Message from our CEO, Leila Melendez

Workforce Solutions is the public workforce system in the six-county Borderplex region that assists employers in finding quality employees, and training individuals with the skills necessary to thrive in the workplace. We administer a broad range of programs and services to effectively address local workforce issues. Workforce Solutions establishes partnerships with various stakeholders within the region to improve education, employment, and economic development. Our organization and its initiatives have been recognized and awarded by the Texas Workforce Commission for our innovative approach to assisting employers and job seekers.

Service Area

Workforce Solutions Borderplex serves the counties of Brewster, Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, and Presidio.

How We Are Funded

Workforce Solutions is a publicly funded non-profit organization. We receive state and federal tax dollars to provide employment and job training services within the Borderplex region. The services are provided at no cost to customers. Workforce Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


To provide skilled workers for employers by advancing education, employment, entrepreneurship and economic development opportunities in support of global competitiveness and regional prosperity. 


Empower the most dynamic workforce to achieve global competitiveness and regional prosperity.


  • Integrity
  • Customer Focus
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Transparency
  • Excellence
  • Innovation

Guiding Principles

  • Maintain a diverse and sustainable financial plan to ensure the organization's long-term viability
  • Focus on customer-value services
  • Be the standard for "best-in-class"
  • Maintain inspired/competent WSB Team
  • Make a positive impact on our region