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Gov. Daugaard's Workforce Summit report coming to Mitchell in September

PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard will host one of six meetings across South Dakota at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 3 at Mitchell Technical Institute to share a final report, results and findings of the recent regional Workforce Summits.

Over 1,000 people provided input about workforce needs.

"The business, education, community and government sectors each have a role in developing a unified workforce agenda moving forward," Daugaard said. "Our efforts need to be persistent and ongoing. The next step is to identify and implement the strategies that will best help create an effective workforce system."

Public meetings are scheduled for: Rapid City, Aberdeen, Watertown, Brookings and Sioux Falls. Previous Workforce Summit resources, videos and presentations are available at