At this time the Workforce Summit has been postponed for an indefinite period of time. We will re-evaluate the feasibility of holding the event in 2021.
Theme: Together We Can Achieve More!
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Bridge View Center, Ottumwa, IA
Keynote Speaker: Kyle Horn & Brenda Clark Hamilton
Note: Please use the quantity field to register multiple attendees from the same company. For example if you are registering three people from your company in addition to yourself, enter 4 in the quantity field.
Kyle Horn is an advocate for our nation's untapped workforce, and a believer that people with passion and commitment can change the world.
Five years ago he launched America’s Job Honor Awards: A nonprofit celebrating people who overcome employment barriers and the employers who hire them. The organization has grown into a multi-state movement with national recognition.
Kyle’s mission is to rekindle hope and energize the work ethic across the nation, by celebrating a new kind of hero. He shares his story to promote opportunities for struggling job seekers, and to ignite a passion for service in others.
Brenda Clark Hamilton is a dynamic keynote speaker who offers fresh perspectives in leadership, communication, team-building, change management, and offering one’s personal best to life, relationships, and career.
Brenda launched her speaking business in the fall of 2005, by offering training to businesses in her northern Iowa community. She spoke at her first statewide conference in January of 2008. Since that time, she has become a nationally-recognized conference speaker and audience favorite, keynoting at hundreds of events in twenty states.
Audiences are quick to note Brenda’s sense of humor, in-depth knowledge, high energy, and skill at keeping them engaged. She refers to her programs as ‘Fresh Coffee’ noting that she strives to keep them new, fresh, and invigorating.
Brenda speaks at approximately 100 events each year, in every industry imaginable. Her recent speaking venues have included several trips to Colorado Springs to provide professional development for the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee.
Brenda’s career experience includes coordinating professional development for 1200 Iowa teachers. She holds a Master’s degree in education.
The 2020 Workforce Summit is brought to you by:
If you have any questions or concerns about the 2020 Workforce Summit, just reach out to one of the contacts listed below.
Ashley Moyer, Executive Director, Continuing Education & Workforce Solutions
Indian Hills Community College
Phone: (641) 683-5227 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5227
Email: [email protected]
Jennifer Erdmann, Operations Manager, IowaWORKS
Indian Hills Community College, IowaWORKS
Phone: (641) 684-5401, ext. 40042
Email: [email protected]