Larimer County Workforce Development Board Meeting

December 14, 2016

The Group, Inc., 2803 E. Harmony Road, 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.      Welcome new member Mark Kennedy

                                    ii.      Welcome new associate member: HeatherMeyer


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

a.       Approval of the October 12, 2016 WDB meeting minutes *Vote*


4.                  Election of Officers (Rusty Shawley)                                                                                         (8:00 - 8:05)

5.                  MOU Review *Vote*  (Joni Friedman)                                                                                     (8:05 – 8:10)

a.       Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) MOU 

6.                  A Workforce Carol:  The Ghosts of Workforce Past, Present, and Future                              (8:10 - 9:15)

a.       Ghost of Workforce Past played by Nancy Patton and Jerry Thurber

b.      Ghost of Workforce Present played by Gen Ponce-Pore

c.       Ghost of Workforce Future played by Mike O’Connell and Eric Lea


7.                  Holiday Celebration                                                                                                                (9:15 – 9:30)


8.                  Adjourn                                                                                                                                   (9:30)


Reminder:  In 2017 WDB formal meetings are on the odd months. 
Next meeting:  January 11, 2017 from 7:45 – 9:30 am, 200 West Oak Street, Fort Collins



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.