Biography of Administrator
GRACE A. KILBANE
Office of Job Corps
Employment and Training Administration
U.S. Department of Labor
Previously, Ms. Kilbane served as the Administrator for the Office of the Workforce Investment System. Before that, she was the Regional Administrator for ETA in Kansas City for five years. During this time, she also directed the Department's Task Force, which implemented the worker provisions of the Immigration Act of 1990. Other positions Grace has held include: Administrator, Office of Workforce Security, Director of the Unemployment Insurance Service, Administrator of the Office of Work-based Learning, and Director of the One-Stop System.
Prior to joining ETA, she served as Deputy Administrator and Acting Administrator of the Ohio Bureau of Employment Services for almost six years. She also has more than eight years of experience directing programs at the City and County levels of government.
A native of Cleveland, she possesses a Law Degree and a Master of Science Degree in Urban Studies.