Workforce Solutions Panel Luncheon


September 24, 2020
11:45 AM CDT - 1:15 PM CDT
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Rocket City Tavern
2100 Rideout Rd
Huntsville, AL 35808
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Finding Solutions to Barriers Concerning Our Workforce 

Join us on September 24th to hear from an amazing panel of professionals who will discuss solutions to our current issues with workforce. The panel will be comprised of the following:

Ms. Deione Crutcher -  Career Center Specialist, Alabama Career Center, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: Workbased Based Learning Program and Individual Training Accounts – programs providing grants for payment of an employees salary for up to 13 weeks

Ms. Johnita Romine – Project Manager, North Alabama Works - North Alabama Works is a workforce council made up of leaders from industry, education, the chambers of commerce, economic development organizations, non-profits, and local government agencies. Over seventy-five percent of the North AlabamaWorks voting membership represents business and industry within the region. The council provides a direct link to the workforce needs of business and industry at the local level, and helps to coordinate education, training and job placement system to meet the needs defined by local employers.

Ms. Lydia Pennington – Industrial Relations Director, Hsv/Madison County Chamber of Commerce – to speak on childcare solutions and other initiatives to bridge the gap between the workforce and companies

Mr. John Autry – Manager of Public Transportation, City of Huntsville– to speak on transportation solutions

Lunch will begin promptly at 11:45 and run until 1 pm, but feel free to stay after for networking opportunities.

Everyone who attends MUST REGISTER in advance. Walk ins are not guaranteed a seat or a meal, so please register ahead to avoid late fees.

The cost of the luncheon is $20 for members and $30 for non-members.  Plan to arrive 10 minutes early if you have not already paid your luncheon costs to assure we start our meeting on time.

Please mark your calendars and invite your colleagues. We'd love for all members to invite a guest to attend and introduce them to the Hospitality Association. You MUST REGISTER your guests online prior to the deadline.

Register Online by Friday the 18th at 5:00 pm to avoid late fees.

The location of this luncheon is subject to change.  We will notify you if the location changes.  

We look forward to seeing you at the luncheon!! REMINDER - We give away a door prize every month, so be sure to bring plenty of business cards and a small donation for our annual Scholarship Fund.

Hosting a monthly membership luncheon is a Member Benefit! Be sure to sign up or renew your HMCHA Membership today! Not sure if your company is currently a member, checkout our Member Directory to confirm status.


$20.00 Member
$25.00 after 5:00 pm September 18

$20.00 Member - Additional Attendee
$25.00 after 5:00 pm September 18

$0.00 Guest - 1st HMCHA Luncheon - 1 PER PROPERTY

$30.00 Non-Member
$35.00 after 5:00 pm September 18

$30.00 Non-Member Additional Atendee
$35.00 after 5:00 pm September 18

$0.00 Guest - 1st HMCHA Luncheon - 1 per Property