Thursday, July 11, 2019 2:00 PM ~ 3:00 PM ET

This hour-long webinar will be a discussion on best practices found in Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) State Plans and Labor Market Information (LMI) Plans. It will be moderated by Employment and Training Administration (ETA) staff.


This webinar will feature state LMI directors and workforce agency representatives, as well as representatives from the U.S. Department of Education who work with LMI data. The discussion will focus on using LMI data in creating exceptional WIOA state plans. There will be time for questions during this session.



Steve Rietzke, Division Chief for National Programs, Tools, and Technical Assistance, Office of Workforce Investment, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration



Jason Palmer, LMI Director, Michigan Department of Technology, Management, & Budget

Coretta Pettway, LMI Director, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

John Weber, Deputy Director, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

Fran Valentine, LMI Director, Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Christopher Pope, Chief, Data Collection and Analysis Unit, Office of Special Education & Rehabilitation Services, US Dept. of Education

Karla Ver Bryck Block, Team Lead, Division of Adult Education and Literacy, US Dept. of Education