Artie R. Owens, Program Manager

With KRA since 2009, Artie is an innovative, results-driven leader with comprehensive knowledge, skills, and abilities in the strategic development and administration of WIOA operations, benefitting Adult, Dislocated Worker, and TANF Program participants. His expertise in directing large-scale, integrated service-delivery systems, effectively engaging employers, jobseekers, and community-partner stakeholders, is unsurpassed. Artie currently directs a team of 70 workforce professionals and administrative staff at five American Job Center sites, with responsibilities that extend to oversight of several target-service programs for disabled, ex-offender, older worker, and other Special Need populations. He majored in Business Administration, Livingstone College.