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Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program Federal Briefings 2018

Provider Transformation

Speakers and panelists:

Setting the Stage: Fiscal and Economic Context – Investing in Providers Benefits Employers and Job Seekers

  • Allan Bergman Subject Matter Expert, Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program

Stories of Transformation: From People and Providers

  • Jennifer Kowalkowski Director of Employment Services, Cornerstone Services, Inc.
  • Scott Witte Director of Partnership and Service Development, Hope Haven, Inc.
  • Toni Tewes My Choice Employment Services Manager, Hope Haven, Inc.
  • Hope Singletary, Nutrition Assistant, Sioux Center Community Hospital
  • Genni Sasnett Subject Matter Expert, Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program

Sustaining Provider Transformation: State Policy Alignment, Interagency Coordination, and Employer Engagement

  • David Mitchell Administrator, Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services
  • Tania Morawiec Employment First Manager, Illinois Department of Human Services
  • Genni Sasnett Subject Matter Expert, Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program
  • Dale Verstegen Subject Matter Expert, Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program