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Justice, Fairness, Inclusion, and Performance.

Matthew Chase

MEMBER SINCE: 2018

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History of Employment

Position
Division
Organization
Start
End
Executive Director
National Association of Counties
2012
Current
Executive Director
National Association of Development Organizations
2003
2012
Deputy Executive Director
National Association of Development Organizations
2000
2003
Legislative Director
National Association of Development Organizations
1997
2000
Chief Operating Officer
Professional Managers Association
1993
1997
Chief Executive Director
National Association of Counties
2012
Primary Policy Areas

Budget and Finance, Criminal Justice/Justice, Economy, Government Operations/Innovation, Infrastructure, Poverty, Taxes, Transportation

Primary Sector of Expertise

Non-profit

Primary Functions

Management Matters Podcast

Grand Challenge: Connect Individuals to Meaningful Work

Academy Event: Infrastructure Workforce Strategies Discussion

Season: 1 Episode:95 | March 07, 2022

Show Notes:

On February 24, 2022, the Academy's Center for Intergovernmental Partnerships (the Center/CIP) hosted a discussion around the problems and effective practices related to the significant challenge of finding and training the workforce necessary to execute critical infrastructure projects. Hosted by Tom Shoop, the event's panelists included:

  • Matt Chase, CEO & Executive Director, National Association of Counties and Academy Fellow
  • Susan Fallon, Senior Vice President, Monster Government Solutions
  • John V. Ladd, Administrator, Office of Apprenticeship, Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
  • Mardy Leathers, Director, Office of Workforce Development, State of Missouri

Timestamps:
1:15 Current state of workforce development
21:50 Trends related to infrastructure funding
32:14 Including training in workforce development
43:45 The importance of social equity in workforce development
56:50 Funding opportunities
1:07:35 Barriers and trends related to individuals rejoining the workforce
1:12:30 Questions from the Audience