Veterans' Employment Committee

June 5, 2019: 10:00 AM
45 Commerce Dr, Augusta Frances Perkins Room

AGENDA State Workforce Board (SWB) Veterans Employment Committee (VEC) June 5th, 2019 (10:00am - 12:30pm) Location: MDOL, Commerce Center, Frances Perkins Room Call-In Option: 1-877-455-0244 Code: 9218175360 Jonathan Farr, SWB Chair Welcome and Opening Remarks Jonathan Farr Around the Room Introductions Jonathan Farr/ALL Approval of Meeting Notes from March 6, 2019 Meeting Speakers/Guests - Linda Murray, K9s On The Front Line o Co-Founder, Vice President and Director of Development AND Residential Loan Officer, Certified Military Home Specialist - Veteran Hiring for Employers "Test Run" PowerPoint o Leo Deon, Vet Rep, Lewiston CareerCenter o Mark Cafiso, Vet Rep, Portland CareerCenter SWB VEC Members Strategic Planning Priorities 2018/2019 Updates, If Any o MARKETING to Veterans and Employers o EDUCATION Employers o EDUCATION Veterans o VETERAN FRIENDLY EMPLOYER AWARD OPTIONS o RAISING AWARENESS OF SWB COMMITTEES w NEW GOVERNOR and ADMINISTRATION o SEEKING FUNDING for SWB COMMITTEES AND SWB SPECIAL INITIATIVES o SWB VEC MEMBERSHIP o OTHER Steve Roy, Vet Rep Maine Hire-A-Vet 2018 Updates and 2019 Kick-Off Augusta CareerCenter MHAV Campaign Coordinator All SWB VEC Member Updates All Future Dates for 2019 SWB VEC Meetings, Frances Perkins Room, MDOL June 5, 2019, July 24, 2019, September 18, 2019 and November 20, 2019 Jonathan Farr Miscellaneous / Adjourn