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United Way to host online forum on workforce issues

(Source: United Way of Lancaster County)

(Source: United Way of Lancaster County)
(Source: United Way of Lancaster County)

The United Way of Lancaster County will be hosting a community conversation about the effects of the pandemic on unemployment and hiring practices within Lancaster County.

Valerie Hatfield

The free, online event will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 22. To register, click here.

A presentation on the standing of Lancaster County's workforce by Valerie Hatfield, Director of Compliance and Business Engagement for the Lancaster County Workforce Development Board, will be followed by a moderated conversation with panelists that cover all facets of employment from hiring to childcare.

The panel will be comprised of local employment development and education professionals, including:

  • Scott Fiore, President, TriStarr
  • Brian Lois, Senior Director, Human Resources Operations, High Co.
  • Damaris Rau, Superintendent, School District of Lancaster


More panelists are expected to join in the coming weeks.