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Youth Council Meeting                       

Tuesday, January 24, 2012– 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Sandler Training – 200 east Seventh Street, Loveland, CO

·  Present: Bradley Bauum,  Cathy Schelly, Luke Margheim, Jim Neubecker, Laura Leah Olsen, Miki Roth, Patricia Spears-Taff, Terra Theibaut, Marija Weeden-Osborn, Deb Callies, Adam Crowe,  Kathy Dotson, Mark Johnston, Andrew Minor, Nicole Surber, and Lori Zuccolin

·  Absent:  Cindy Bower, Tiffany Breckenridge, Judy Brobst, Cindy Cindrich, Damond Dotson, Angie Dowdy, Cheryl Duke, Jean Greuel, Betsey Hale, Kathy Hansen, Jerri Howe, Jim Keating, Fawn Leaf, Jody Margheim, Yvonne, Myers, Kathy Olson, Pranaya Sathe, Matt Segovia, Kathy Wright, and Tanya Perry.

·  Guests: Ed Pilkinton

Agenda Topic

Notes

Actions

1.   Call to Order

·  Roll Call

·  Review of Agenda

·  Attendance taken

·  Agenda approved

2.   Announcements

 

·  Jim Neubecker invited all to attend the Workforce Summit on February 22, 2012 from 7:00 am – 10:30 am at the Embassy Suites Hotel.

·  Lori thanked Sandler Training for allowing us to use their training room for all of our Loveland Youth Council Meetings in 2012.

·  Marija Weeden-Osborn asked that everyone review the new Jobs Bill being proposed.

3.   Consent Calendar

·  Approval of October Minutes

·  Approval of December Minutes

·  Approved

·  Approved

4.   Administrative Matters

·  By-Law Subcommittee

 

·  Vice-Chair Elect Nomination Subcommittee

·  Lori and Mark will get together to set a date for Mark, Miki and Damond to meet to review By-Laws before the February meeting.

·  Mark, Terra, and Luke have met and will contact nominees before the February meeting and bring back recommendations.

5.   Supporting Partner Projects

·  Rocky Mountain HS Career Xpo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

·  Thompson 8th Grade Tours

 

·  Terra Theibaut – Things have slowed down for the April 24, 2012 event, only 22 businesses/careers so far. She brought a list of career needs which the group agreed to cover as follows:

o   Luke – Airline Pilot, Police & Sherrif's Patrol Officer

o   Laura Leah – Banker/Finance, Child Social Worker,

o   Jim & Bradley – Electrician, Plumber, HVAC, Welder

o   Miki – Fire Fighter, Real Estate Agent

o   Marija – Graphic Designer

o   Adam – Manufacturer, Renewable Energy

o   Mark - Outdoor Recreation, Public Relations, Small Business Owner

o   Nicole – Religious Careers

·  The rep from TSD who planned this event last year has returned to the classroom.  United Way has funding for a second year, but someone is needed to coordinate.  Miki will connect with the School District for support.

6.   WIB Update

·  Workforce Summit – “If We’re Not in a Recession … Where’s the Talent?”

·  Manufacturing Focus Group & Youth

·  Kathy Dotson gave all members a copy of the flyer inviting them to the Summit.

 

·  The WIB subcommittee is meeting this Thursday, January 26 to discuss the need for machinists and machinist training, job shadowing, internship, or OJT.

 

·  Kathy Dotson reported that the WIB has completed their Strategic Plan (handout shared) but did not include a Youth component.  They are working on that now.

7.   Workforce Center Updates

·  Fast Track Program for Youth

 

 

 

 

·  Small Business Development Series

·  Andrew shared a new fast track program for 35-40 youth.  High School seniors who qualify will be fast tracked through training to an internship and eventually to further training or a job.  Applications are available now via paper and will be online within a week.  Deb Callies will send information to Lori to email to all members.

·  Again this year the Youth Team will offer a Youth Small Business Development (Entrepreneurship) series.  It will kick-off April 14 for 20-25 youth ages 14 and up and will last four Saturdays.  All youth eligible.  Applications will be online within two weeks.

8.   Adjourn

 

·  Meeting adjourned at 4:30 pm

 

 

YOUTH COUNCIL MEETINGS 2012

Month

Date

Time

Location

Room

February

02/23/12

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

March

03/27/12

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Loveland – Sandler Training - Chase Bank Building - 200 East 7th Street, Suite 200, Loveland

Conference Room (See attached map)

April

04/26/12

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

May

05/22/12

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Loveland – Sandler Training - Chase Bank Building - 200 East 7th Street, Suite 200, Loveland

Conference Room (See attached map)

June

06/28/12

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

July

07/24/12

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Loveland – Sandler Training - Chase Bank Building - 200 East 7th Street, Suite 200, Loveland

Conference Room (See attached map)

August

08/23/12

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

September

09/25/12

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Loveland – Sandler Training - Chase Bank Building - 200 East 7th Street, Suite 200, Loveland

Conference Room (See attached map)

October

10/25/12

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

November

No Meeting

December

12/13/12

8:00  am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

WIB MEETINGS 2012

Month

Date

Time

Location

Room

February

02/08/12

7:45 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

April

04/11/12

7:45 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

June

06/13/12

7:45 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

August

08/08/12

7:45 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

October

10/10/12

7:45 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

December

12/12/12

7:45 am – 9:30 am

Fort Collins – 200 West Oak Street

Hearing Room (1st Floor)

 

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