Aligning Opportunities Report Launch Event

2021 Event Recap & Recordings

On November 18th, 2021, business and education leaders in the Northeast Ohio Region joined Team NEO and Delta Dental for an event with meaningful discussions around solutions to the talent supply and equity gap identified in the Aligning Opportunities report.

Aligning Opportunities Event Opening Remarks

Bill Koehler, CEO, Team NEO

Aligning Opportunities Report Overview with Q&A

Jacob Duritsky, VP Strategy & Research, Team NEO

Understanding What Workplaces Can Do Differently to Transform Themselves into Human Capital Destinations

Yvonne Foster, Human Capital Advisory Consultant, KPMG, LLC

Preparing Talent for In-Demand Jobs

  • Dr. Marcia Ballinger, President, Lorain County Community College
  • Simon Macioch, Chief of Staff, Fortress Security Risk Management, A Division of MCPc
  • Moderator: Jacob Duritsky, Vice President of Strategy and Research, Team NEO

Workplace Culture

  • Aimee Trusso, Vice President of Human Resources for U.S. Welding & Automation, Lincoln Electric
  • Heather Hennekes, Sr. Director, HR, Vitamix Corporation
  • Marzell Brown, IOT Engineering and Academic Enablement Manager, Global Academic Organization
  • Moderator: Margaret Trimer, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana

Thank You to our Event Sponsors

Presented by Delta Dental

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Sponsored by

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Thank You to our Report Sponsors

In Partnership with Delta Dental