Define Your Own Success

By 2025, over 68,000 jobs that require more than a high school diploma, but less than a four-year college degree with average wages over $20.00 per hour will be available in Leon County and the surrounding region.  

Leon County Government and the Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality are hosting the Leon Works Expo to connect employers, academic institutions, and students and provide opportunities for individuals to explore skilled careers. Students will learn from individuals with local success stories and engage with employers in person to discover the career that best fits them. 



Nursing Assistants, Home Health Aides, Emergency Medical Technicians, Pharmacy Technicians, and more



Plumbers, Electricians, Welders, Truck Drivers, HVAC Technicians, Compliance Officers,
and more


Business & IT

Paralegals, Computer Network Architects, Customer Service Representatives, Insurance Sales Agents, and more



Culinary Arts, Chefs, Painters (Construction and Decorative), Cosmetologists, Brickmasons, Landscape Designers, and more

Defining Your Career Today for Tomorrow


$ 21.60

Average wage of skilled job openings in the region.


Skilled job openings in 2025.


Days until the Leon Works Expo

Expand Your Skilled Workforce

Make connections and build opportunities as and exhibitor at the next Leon Works Career Expo at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center. 2020 Date to be determined. 

Come out and talk in the morning with over 500 high school students from Leon, Gadsden, and Wakulla counties interested in learning more about new opportunities in the skilled workforce. Stay in the afternoon and gain insight into how to retain the next generation of talent!


Are you ready to reach the next generation of skilled workers?

Be an Exhibitor 

Want to reach hundreds of high school students at the 2020 Leon Works Expo looking to learn more about joining the skilled workforce?



Featured Speaker: TBD


Have Questions?

If you have questions about the Leon Works Expo, please contact staff so that we can help.

If you are an exhibitor who wants to get his or her business in front of hundreds of possible employees, please send us an email or give us a call. We are here to help!




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