The Kansas Department of Labor

Secretary of Labor, Lana Gordon

Lana Gordon
Kansas Secretary of Labor

Mission Statement

KDOL serves Kansas workers and businesses by providing fair and efficient administration of state labor laws.

Agency Philosophy and Values

We are committed to providing quality, accessible and responsive services to all Kansans. Our work is characterized by:

  • Politeness and common courtesy
  • Dignity, respect and cultural sensitivity for each other and for those we serve
  • Stewardship of public resources
  • Integrity and ethics in every aspect of our work
  • An emphasis on quality and accountability
  • Sound public policy
  • Clear communication
  • Collaborative partnerships
  • Cost effectiveness


We envision a Kansas where diverse people of wide ranging talents and vital enterprises prosper in a resource rich state.

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