Dr. Debbie Alford, BISD Adult Continuing Education Administrator, serves as a member of the Workforce Solutions-Cameron County Board.  At the annual Texas Workforce Conference, the Board was awarded $100,000 for Project Phoenix to provide career awareness, job readiness workshop, and work experience opportunities to at-risk youth. The board was also received $30,000 as a 2015 Performance Incentive Award for training related employment to WIA/Dislocated Workers.