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Stewart Named to Workforce Steering Committee

Dr. Karen Stewart

Waubonsee Community College Vice President of Quality and Strategic Development Dr. Karen Stewart, of Maple Park, has been chosen to serve on the steering committee of Workforce Data Partners, a new group of practitioners and policymakers in education, workforce development and economic development. The group’s goal is to integrate data from these three areas in order to make better decisions and make more efficient use of resources.

The steering committee includes representatives from Chicago Metropolitan Area Planning (CMAP), Chicago Jobs Council, Women Employed, Northern Illinois University, PASCAL University Regional Engagement initiative (PURE), Illinois Community College Board, Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Illinois Department of Employment Security, Illinois Department of Human Services, Illinois Board of Higher Education, Illinois State Board of Education, Illinois Student Assistance Commission, and Chicago Workforce Investment Council.