Join NCJA’s Webinar – Workforce Development within Reentry: Enhancing Public Safety through Employment
Please join the National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA) webinar, Workforce Development within Reentry: Enhancing Public Safety through Employment. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, April 15 at 3 p.m. EST and will highlight multiple strategies for building workforce development and job readiness into reentry service models. Specifically, this webinar will look at the work of the Utah Employment Placement Project and New York City’s Center for Employment Opportunities. It will also explore a new white paper from the Council on State Government’s Justice Center which proposes a new paradigm for how workforce development is integrated into reentry efforts.
Speakers for the webinar are Hank Rosen, Policy Analyst for the Council on State Government’s Justice Center, Sam Schaeffer, Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director for the Center for Employment Opportunities, and from the Utah Department of Corrections Jeff Wilson, Employment Taskforce Supervisor, Craig Burr, Division Director of Programming, and Nori Huntsman, Deputy Director of Programming.