Workforce Development: Learning from Others Who Do It Well

Developing the skills and competency of your region’s current workforce is an important element in meeting production demands and attracting additional investment and expansion.  At this session at NADO’s 2015 ATC, participants learned how regional development organizations are leveraging resources and supporting programs to assist incumbent, unemployed, and displaced workers with processing and manufacturing skills. Click on the links below to view the slide shows. Good information!

Panelists:

  • Bret Allphin, Development Director, Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley RegionalDevelopment District, Reno, OH
  • Christine Frei, Executive Director, Clearwater Economic Development Association, Lewiston, ID
  • Jon Gulliver, Director of Investor and Community Relations, Northern Maine Development Commission, Caribou, ME

Moderator:

  • Lloyd Frasier, Executive
    Director, Northwest Georgia Regional Commission, Rome, GA

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