Workforce Development Peer Network Webinar Part II – U.S. Workforce Policy Overview & Issues

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT

Join us for a presentation on current U.S. workforce policy. If you are a workforce funder or looking into this sector in the United States, this webinar will provide:

  • A general overview of the structure of the U.S. workforce development system (with a focus on programs that aim to/have the potential to address the needs of low-skilled, low-income, and/or under- or un-employed individuals);
  • A summary of some of the key workforce policy issues currently facing states and the federal government;
  • Highlights of current opportunities to affect policy and systems change in workforce development.

Our presenters are two workforce experts from the National Skills Coalition (NSC):

Andy Van Kleunen is CEO of NSC which he founded in 1998 as The Workforce Alliance. Sarah Oldmixon is Chief of Development and Strategic Growth at NSC.