Who We Are


The Workforce Matters team, based in Austin, Texas, is led by CEO & Owner Dazzie McKelvy and Senior Consultants Michael McKelvy and Victoria Musa-Lyons. View individual bios for Workforce Matters team members.

Senior Consultants:
Dazzie McKelvy   |    Michael McKelvy   |    Victoria Musa–Lyons

Expert Contributor:
Sheila Rosenberg, PhD, Education to Workforce Strategies Consultant

Workforce Matters is sought out for its leadership in identifying, understanding, and solving critical issues that impact efficacy and make a difference from K–16 to workforce. Workforce Matters is recognized as a valued, collaborative and innovative consulting firm known for its professionalism, integrity, agility, and expertise.

Core Values

  • We operate with integrity in everything we do.
  • We are committed to continuous learning, innovation and excellence in our fields.
  • We are accountable for the quality of our work.
  • We embrace diversity and treat everyone with dignity and respect.
  • We believe in advocating for the public good.

“We learned about honesty and integrity – that the truth matters… that you don’t take shortcuts or play by your own set of rules… and success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square.” — Michelle Obama