Economic and Workforce Development
ECONOMIC AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
 
September 15,2020
Martha Bentley
Maine State Department of Economic Development
A Focus on Talent & Innovation
 
Handouts:
Talent & Innovation: Maine's Economic Development Strategy 
Maine Economic Development Strategy 2020-2029 - A Focus on Talent & Innovation
 
 
October 13,2020
Bill Najpauer
Midcoast Economic Development District (MCEDD) (Partial Recording)
 
Handouts:
Summary of Mid Coast Workforce Issues
Mid Coast Workforce Data
Camden Rotary Explores Mid Coast Economic Development PSA
News Report
 
November 24,2020
Jason Judd
Educate Maine
A Presentation on MaineSpark.ME
 
Handouts:
Education is the Key to Economic Prosperity
Camden Rotary Club Explores Pathway to Better Jobs for Mainers PSA
News Report
 
January 26,2021
Bobby Deetjen
MidCoast School of Technology (MCST)
Preparing Our Future Workforce - Career & Technical Education
 
 
Handouts:
Preparing our Future Workforce Presentation
Presentation Summary
 
February 16, 2021
Debra Hall
Mid-Coast Broadband Coalition
Pursuing Mid-Coast Broadband Now
 
 
Handouts:
Camden Rotary Club Explores Mid-Coast Broadband
Broadband - Maine's Bridge to the Future
Summary of Mid-Coast Broadband Presentation
 
March 16, 2021
Greg Dufour
Camden National Bank
Post Pandemic Challenges & Opportunities
 
 
 
April 6, 2021
Martin Cates
A Market Review of Existing Home Sales and Inventory of our Mid-Coast Area
Viable Community Growth Through Home Attainment & Ownershop for New & Younger Community Members, Part I
 
 
Handouts:
Presentation
New Housing Playbook Article
Martin Cates Bio
Camden Rotarians Explore Mid-Coast Housing Challenges Article
 
April 20, 2021
Joe Cloutier
Reality Resources Inc
Attainable Housing Solutions
 
 
May 11, 2021
Melissa Bellew, JD
Pen Bay YMCA
Childcare Gaps in the Mid-Coast
 
 
June 22, 2021
Marla O'Byrne
Executive Director Island Housing Trust
Island Housing Trust
 
 
Handouts:
Island Housing Trust Presentation
News Release
 
August 10, 2021
David Pio
Envisioning the Future of the Mid-Coast
Creating Economic Development Opportunities
 
Handouts:
Audio Recording
Transcript of Audio Recording
Presentation
 
August 17, 2021
Debra Hall
Mid-Coast Internet Development Corporation
Open Access Fiberoptic Network
Handouts:
Presentation
News Release
 
October 26, 2021
Tia Anderson
Mid Coast Habitat for Humanity & Economic and Workforce Housing
 
 
November 16, 2021
Charlie Collins
Harold Alfond Center for the Advancement of Maine's Workforce
Maine Community College System (MCCS)
 
Handouts:
Press Release
How Business & Community Colleges Partner to Advance ME Workforce presentation
 
January 18, 2022
Rob Wasserstrom
Mid-Coast Housing Needs Assessment
 
Handouts:
No Place to Call Home: Workforce Housing in Mid-Coast Maine
 
February 8, 2022
David Watts
Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education
 
 
February 15, 2022
Brenda Torpy
Champlain Housing Trust - Shared Equity or Deed Restricted Home Ownership Programs
 
Handouts:
Champlain Housing Trust Presentation
 
May 24, 2022
Jeremy Marks
Camden Regional High School
Workforce Development & Internships
 
Handouts:
Camden Hills Internship Program Presentation