Rep. Bizzarro to host Policy Committee hearing on jobs Tuesday in Erie
State Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, D-Erie, will host a House Democratic Policy Committee public hearing on 21st century jobs at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 7 at the Manufacturer & Business Association, Forum Room, 2171 W. 38th St.
House Democratic Policy Committee Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, will co-chair the hearing.
Bizzarro requested the hearing to further explore what more can be done to increase job creation in the region.
The hearing agenda is as follows:
4 p.m. Welcome and opening remarks
4:10 p.m. Panel One:
Brian Slawin, Ben Franklin Paretnership NW Regional Director and Portfolio Manager
Dr. Valerica Vlad, professor of economics, Penn State Behrend
Maggie Horne, director of Small Business Development Center, Gannon University
4:50 p.m. Panel Two:
Sean Fedorko, co-founder, Radius CoWork
Beth Zimmerman, co-Founder and managing director, Innovation Collaborative
Matt Wiertel, director of business development, Velocity Network
5:30 p.m. Closing remarks