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Larimer County Workforce Development Board Meeting

August 10 , 2016

Larimer County Courthouse, 200 W. Oak Street, Fort Collins, CO

1.    Networking                                                                                                                             (7:45 -7:50)

2.    Call to Order (Nancy Patton)                                                                                                     (7:50 -7:57)

a.   Roll call

b.   Review agenda

c.   Public comment on topics not on the agenda

d.   Announcements

    i.   Electronic Voting Consent Form

    ii.   Workforce Symposium – September 30, 2016


3.    Consent Calendar (Nancy Patton)                                                                                             (7:57-8:00)

a.   Approval of the July 13, 2016 WDB meeting minutes *Vote*


4.    MOU Review *Vote*  (Dena Jardine)                                                                                       (8:00 - 8:05)

a.   Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

b.   Job Corps


5.    WDB Data Dashboard (Jacob Castillo)                                                                                                 (8:05 - 8:10)


6.    Workforce and Economic Development Introduction (Eric Lea& Jacob Castillo)                    (8:10 -8:20)


7.    Workforce and Economic Development World Café (Eric Lea)                                              (8:20 - 9:15)

a.   Table Captains

    i.   Josh Birks, City of Fort Collins

    ii.   Walt Elish, Town of Berthoud

    iii.   Bruce Biggi, Northern Colorado Economic Alliance

    iv.   Ryan Abbot, Town of Wellington

    v.   Stacy Johnson, Town of Windsor


8.    Next Steps and Other  Business (Jerry Thurber)                                                                                    (9:15 - 9:30)

a.   October 12, 2016 WDB Meeting - Barriers to Employment

9.    Adjourn                                                                                                                                   (9:30)


VISION:                      Cultivate a well-trained, productive, and competitive workforce in our region.

MISSION:                  Connect community, government, business, and education to shape a robust, talented, and sustainable workforce.

PURPOSE:                 Strengthen our workforce and communities by providing an interactive forum where workforce issues can be heard, partnerships formed, and solutions created.     

Background Image: Dream Lake frozen over in Rocky Mountain National Park by Bryce Bradford. All rights reserved.