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Act on your commitment by joining the Economic Development & Jobs Team; email now.
To learn more about the team’s work and how you can get involved, contact Erica Levy, Program Director, at 617-401-2394.
Priorities within our Economic Development and Jobs Initiative include support for affordable and sustainable economic development and workforce development strategies to make our communities more competitive.
Our immediate focus is to address the growing skills gap between young and displaced workers and the available jobs in the economy, working to increase middle skills career readiness, and removing barriers to employment.
For a sustainable economy to flourish a comprehensive framework of public policy supports are needed, along with an increased focus on the innovative and entrepreneurial companies that are driving job creation in the market, including start-ups, emerging growth companies, and advanced manufacturing.
The Alliance is currently pursuing multiple state and federal policy priorities, including