STATE OF MINNESOTA SECOND MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
JOB GROWTH & ENERGY AFFORDABILITY
POLICY & FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair of the Job Growth & Energy Affordability Policy & Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, in Room 10 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
MAYE QUADE, Erin
Representative Sundin moved the minutes of January 10, 2017 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Chris Zempel, Non-Partisan Fiscal Analyst, gave an overview of the Workforce Development Fund
The following individuals from Twin Cities R!SE presented on results of the 2016-2017 Workforce Development Grant:
Tom Streitz, President and CEO; Leslie Dwight, Director of Research and Organizational Development; Shereese Turner, Senior Program Director
The following individuals from RESOURCE, Inc. presented on results of the 2016-2017 Workforce Development Grant:
Kelly Matter, President and CEO; Gregory Eubanks, Program Participant
Representative Newberger assumed the gavel at 4:03 PM
The following individuals from Ujamaa Place presented on results of the 2016-2017 Workforce Development Grant:
Otis Zanders, Executive Director; Kedar Hickman, Program Manager
The following individuals from Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio (CLUES) presented on results of the 2016-2017 Workforce Development Grant:
Ruby Lee, President and CEO; John Pacheco, member of the Board of Directors
The following individuals presented on the SciTechSperience results of the 2016-2017 Workforce Development Grant:
Margaret Anderson Kelliher, President and CEO, Minnesota High Tech Association; Kerri Bernard, Engineering Supervisor, Ultra Machining Company (UMC); Todd Colten, Chief Aerospace Engineer, Sentera; Matt Skelton, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities student, intern at Sentera
The meeting was adjourned at 4:42 PM
Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair
Meagan Rice, Committee Legislative Assistant