3rd Annual Regional Workforce Summit

Tuesday,
April 19, 2022
8:00am - 10:00am
Sleepy Hollow Hotel + Conference Center
455 S Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591
Members: $90.00
Non-Members: $110.00

Keynote speaker Empire State Development President & CEO Hope Knight will discuss New York’s newest economic and workforce development initiatives and highlights from the NYS 2022 budget. There will also be a panel of thought leaders discussing innovative training and recruitment programs and workforce diversity.

REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED, PLEASE CONTACT MELISSA M LUZZI AT mluzzi@westchester.org

PROOF OF COVID VACCINATION REQUIRED 

Sponsorship Opportunity: $3,000.00
– 6 tickets to the event
– company name and/or logo displayed at the event
– company name and/or logo featured on all marketing materials
– 6′ tabletop display for marketing materials
– acknowledgement as a sponsor during remarks

Please email Melissa M Luzzi at mluzzi@westchester.org if you are interested in learning more about being a sponsor!

Keynote
Hope Knight
Empire State Development
Hope Knight was named Acting Commissioner and President & CEO-designate of Empire State Development by New York Governor Kathy Hochul in October 2021.
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Moderator
Jason Chapin
Westchester County Association
Jason has more than 20 years of workforce development experience working for CUNY, SUNY, The WorkPlace and WCA on federal, state and foundation grant projects that have benefited more than 25,000 job seekers.
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Panelists
Timothy L. Hall
Mercy College
Timothy L. Hall is the 12th president of Mercy College. Under his leadership, first-time, full-time freshmen retention improved nearly 10 percent, the College has been recognized by the White House as a “Bright Spot in Hispanic Education,” and launched an ambitious program to further enhance student success through innovative practices like cohort scheduling, course redesign and guided pathways to success.
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Dr. Penny Jennings
Greyston
Dr. Penny Jennings was named Greyston’s Vice President of Strategic Programs and Partnerships in January, 2021. In this role, she is responsible for leading Greyston’s Center for Open Hiring, Workforce Development, and Community Wellness programs. She also plays a key role as a member of Greyston’s leadership team on a host of strategic initiatives focused on expanding the organization’s impact in New York, the United States, and internationally.
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Dr. Belinda S. Miles
Westchester Community College
Belinda S. Miles serves as president of the largest college in Westchester County, New York — one of the nation’s largest metropolitan regions. The college educates and trains more than 26,000 students in credit and non-credit programs annually and is the State University of New York’s (SUNY) first Hispanic Serving Institution
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Chris White
NYS Department of Labor
Chris has worked for New York State since 2012, previously leading the Department of Labor's Communications Office and later serving as Director of Communications for then-Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul.
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Thank you to our Sponsors

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