A comprehensive look

at the progress of the Austin Metro Area Master Community Workforce Plan, our regional response to the pandemic, and how you can help Austin prepare for the future.

Sponsored by

Hosted by

Workforce Solutions Capital Area

 

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Speakers

  • Governor Greg Abbott

    State of Texas

  • Senator Sarah Eckhardt

    State of Texas

  • Chairman Bryan Daniel

    Texas Workforce Commission

  • Commissioner Aaron Demerson

    Texas Workforce Commission

  • Mayor Steve Adler

    City of Austin

  • Judge Sam Biscoe

    Travis County

  • Melanie Flowers

    Samsung Austin Semiconductor / Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  • Chancellor Richard Rhodes

    Austin Community College District

  • Richard Gergasko

    Texas Mutual Insurance

  • Mark Sherry

    Baylor Scott & White / Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  • Phil Walker

    Career Partners International / Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  • Thomas Miranda

    Sparkovation Advisors / Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  • Tamara Atkinson

    Workforce Solutions Capital Area

 

Agenda

  1. Welcome & Program Overview
    Mark Sherry
    Regional Director, HR Strategic Services, Baylor Scott & White Health
    Board Member, Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  2. Grand Sponsor: Texas Mutual
    Richard Gergasko
    President & CEO, Texas Mutual

  3. Texas Legislature: Role of Workforce in Economic Recovery
    Governor Greg Abbott, Senator Sarah Eckhardt
    State of Texas

  4. Texas Workforce Commission: Importance of Workforce Boards in Texas
    Chairman Bryan Daniel
    Texas Workforce Commission

  5. Progress Under Community Workforce Plan: Year 2 Takeaways & The Plan Ahead
    Melanie Flowers
    Head of Technical Training, Samsung Austin Semiconductor
    Board Chair, Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  6. ACC Commitment to the Community Workforce Plan
    Chancellor Richard Rhodes
    Austin Community College District

  7. Travis County Role in Economic and Workforce Recovery
    Judge Sam Biscoe
    Travis County

  8. City of Austin Role in Economic and Workforce Recovery
    Mayor Steve Adler
    City of Austin

  9. Inaugural Upskilling HEROES Award
    Phil Walker
    Managing Partner, Career Partners International
    Board Member, Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  10. Recognizing Upskilling HEROES
    Commissioner Aaron Demerson
    Texas Workforce Commission

  11. Next Steps
    Thomas Miranda
    Founder & CEO, Sparkovation Advisors
    Board Member, Workforce Solutions Capital Area

  12. Thank You
    Melanie Flowers
    Head of Technical Training, Samsung Austin Semiconductor
    Board Chair, Workforce Solutions Capital Area

 

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Contact
 

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