Vision: Provide qualified employees for any employer, anywhere in Kansas by linking job seekers, educators, and businesses into a seamless, integrated workforce development system.


Mission: Kansas 1st is a workforce development system that connects education, job seekers, and business-directed programs for the purpose of providing qualified employees, financial resources, and workforce training solutions to existing and new Kansas businesses.

Services Provided

Advocacy & Public Policy

  • Issues of the Hispanic Business Community
  • Kansas Business Issues

Business Planning

  • Market Research

Management Issues & Training

  • General Employment Law Advice
  • Human Resources
  • Recruiting Assistance

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Office, Laboratory & Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting Space

Economic & Property Development

  • State Tax Credit and Assistance

Regulatory Compliance

  • Bonding

Tax Services

  • State Tax Credit Information & Assistance

Nonprofit Development

  • Human Resources
Contact Information
Abigail Crandall
203 N. 10th St.
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 827-2307