Nearly 200 area employers and policymakers attended a regional Workforce Summit on Tuesday, November 15 at Mitchell Technical Institute. The Summit was sponsored by various groups from Mitchell, Yankton and the District III Planning Region. South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard was the keynote speaker.
Other presenters focused on ways that challenges to the workforce can be addressed. MTI president Greg Von Wald also addressed the group discussing how education and industry should partner together to help meet workforce needs.