Presentations from Idaho industry representatives will comprise the majority of the Governor’s Workforce Development Task Force meeting on Monday, March 20. The meeting runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the East Conference Room on the first floor of the Joe R. Williams Building, 700 W. State St. in Boise.
Representatives from the Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Power, Empire Airlines, Micron Technology, Kochava, Chobani, Monsanto, Idaho Forest Group, Micro 100, Western States Equipment Co. and Western Construction each will deliver a short presentation followed by a short question-and-answer session.
Idaho Gov. C. L. “Butch” Otter also is expected to address the task force.
The complete agenda is online.
Governor Otter established the Workforce Development Task Force in January to find solutions for funding and delivering a skilled workforce for Idaho. Task force members represent employers in health care, aerospace, food processing, natural resources, advanced manufacturing, energy and construction. Members also include legislators and educators.