Relive the Most Insightful Session of 2013: The Education, Economy and Workforce Plenary
CHCI Chairman Rep. Rubén Hinojosa kicked-off the 2013 CHCI Public Policy Conference on September 30th with the Education, Economy and Workforce Plenary. The event gathered a diverse group of experts and partners for a timely discussion regarding the state of the economic recovery and the role of education as the key to an effective workforce. Special guests included Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Senator Robert Menendez who delivered opening remarks during the event.
CHCI Alumna, Alejandra Ceja, delivered introductory remarks and Univision correspondent, Fernando Pizarro, moderated the discussion between the panelists:
Lily Eskelsen García: Vice President, National Education Association (NEA)
William D. Hansen: President & CEO, USA Funds
Monica Lozano: CEO, impreMedia
Jaime P. Meritosis: President & CEO, Lumina Foundation
The CHCI Education, Economy and Workforce Plenary was made possible by the generous support of the Society for Human Resource Management, National Education Association, Union Pacific, Lumina Foundation and USA Funds.