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Hello and thank you for visiting the Madison County Employment and Training Department! Whether you are an individual starting a job search, or an employer interested in the services we offer, we value what you have to say!  You may email our department at , phone us:  (618) 296-4596, or reach out to us directly with your questions, concerns, comments or ideas.

Employment & Training Directors

Anthony Fuhrmann
, Director
Phone:  (618) 296-4310

Darlene Ladd
, Assistant Director
Phone:  (618) 296-4596

Office Assistant

Becky Cowley, Assistant
Phone:  (618) 296-4445

Individual Services

Tony Stephens, One-Stop Service Manager
Phone:   (618) 296-4534

Kim Bruns, Career Navigator
Phone:  (618) 296-4437
Business Services

Kayla Boesing, Work-Based Learning Coordinator; EO Officer
Phone:  (618) 296-4533

Brooke Andrews, Business Services Representative
Phone: (618) 296-4325


The Madison County Employment and Training Department is a partner with the Illinois WorkNet Centers. Through our local Southwestern Illinois WorkNet Centers, many services are made available to job seekers and businesses throughout southwestern Illinois.

The Madison County Employment and Training Department's administrative office is located in Wood River, Illinois. The offices that serve our customers are located in the Southwestern Illinois WorkNet Centers in Wood River and Greenville.

Employment & Training Administrative Office

Wood River Southwestern Illinois WorkNet Center

Admin and WR Office101 East Edwardsville Rd. 
Wood River, Illinois 62095 
Administrative Office Phone: (618) 296-4445
Wood River Southwestern Illinois WorkNet Center Phone: (618) 296-4301
Open M-F 8:00 am-4:30 pm

Bond Office
Bond County Office Southwestern Illinois WorkNet Center
Kaskaskia College-Greenville Education Center
209 North Third Street, Suite C,
Greenville, IL 62246
Open: M-Th 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Phone: (618) 545-3473 

The Job Center - Southwestern Illinois WorkNet Center
120 West Pearl Street
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Open: M-F 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Phone: (618) 498-1778

Illinois Worknet Center Locator 
Find a location close to you anywhere in Illinois for job seeker and business services. 


Our Vision Is to be the recognized leader in meeting the labor force needs of our community.

Our Mission Is to provide services to our customers, both business and job seekers, which will help the community reach its full potential.

Our Shared Values
  1. Integrity 
    Values Be open, honest, sincere, dedicated, fair and consistent with our customers and co-workers.
  2. Respect 
    We treat others as we would like to be treated ourselves.
  3. Excellence 
    Doing the very Best in everything we do.

Notification to Persons of Limited English Proficiency

When clients and applicants utilize the LWIA for Title I services and need assistance in a language other than English, the LWIA staff uses the Propio Language Services, LLC provided by a contracted vendor through the Illinois Department of Central Management Services.  If local Interpreter Services are available either through the local college, a local church, or an ethnic group these services are also utilized.

Notificación a personas con dominio limitado del inglés

Cuando los clientes y solicitantes utilizan la LWIA para servicios de Título I y necesitan asistencia en un idioma que no sea el inglés, el personal de la LWIA utiliza Propio Language Services, LLC proporcionado por un proveedor contratado a través del Departamento de Servicios de Administración Central de Illinois. Si los servicios de intérpretes locales están disponibles a través de la universidad local, una iglesia local o un grupo étnico, estos servicios también se utilizan.

Funding is provided through the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act. Madison County Employment & Training Department is an equal opportunity employer/program. 
MCETD is in compliance with EEO, ADA, and Jobs for Veterans Act. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. A proud partner of Illinois workNet. TYY users call 800-526-0844.  To request accommodations, please contact or (618) 296-4533.