Panelists for 2016 State of St. Louis Workforce Event Announced

By on July 14, 2016
Panelists for 2016 State of St. Louis Workforce Event Announced

St. Louis Community College’s Workforce Solutions Group will present the 2016 State of St. Louis Workforce Report 7:30-10 a.m. Wednesday, August 10, 2016 in the Mildred E. Bastian Theatre at STLCC’s Forest Park campus, 5600 Oakland Avenue.

Come join our discussion and hear about the latest workforce research. The conversation will be about the importance of manufacturing, healthcare, and transportation and logistics in driving our regional economy.

These topics, real-time labor market data and the results of a regional survey of more than 800 employers will be discussed during the event. Networking and continental breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m., and the program follows at 8 a.m.

Please join us and take part in this great event.

The workforce panelists for the event are:

  • Obie B. Jones, Vice President, Quality and Manufacturing, Boeing Military Aircraft, St. Louis Site Leader
  • Donn Sorensen, East Region President, Mercy St. Louis
  • Jason Overbey, Chief Operating Officer, FW Warehousing
  • Alan Spell, MERIC Research Manager, Missouri Department of Economic Development
  • Jeff Pittman, Ph.D., Chancellor, St. Louis Community College (moderator)

Admission is free, but reservations are requested by August 3.
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Panelists for 2016 State of St. Louis Workforce Event

About Richard Schumacher

Richard Schumacher is the technology manager for the Workforce Solutions Group of St. Louis Community College. He connects, designs, and applies technology to meet business user needs with eLearning, training, web content, instructional design, IT system, and performance improvement solutions. Richard has held various Microsoft Certifications since 1993. Learn more about Richard by following him: LinkedIn - Twitter - Articles - Email

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