Governor Gary Herbert hosts jobs expert to discuss goals for strong economy

WHAT:    Governor Gary Herbert is hosting a national jobs expert, Dr. Anthony Carnevale, for a day of meetings with Utah’s key business and public policy leaders.  Dr. Carnevale is director of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. He authored the landmark study establishing that two-thirds of Utahns will require skilled trade certificates or academic degrees by 2018 to meet Utah’s future workforce needs.  At 9 a.m. Tuesday, Governor Herbert will host a press conference with Dr. Carnevale and key business leaders. They will discuss the Carnevale report and Governor Herbert’s education and economic vision.
WHO:    Governor Gary Herbert
    Dr. Anthony Carnevale, Center on Education and the Workforce
    Mark Bouchard, Chair, Prosperity 2020
    Lane Beattie, CEO, Salt Lake Chamber
    Other Utah business leaders
WHEN:    9 a.m., Tuesday, February 15, 2011
WHERE:    Gold Room, Utah State Capitol