Whether you are a job seeker, business owner or investor, you rely on good data to help make decisions. Join us as Executive Director for the Durham Workforce Authority (DWA), Heather McMillan shares the latest research findings about our community. Learn how employers and job seekers are affected and how the Durham Workforce Authority facilitates labour market development at the community level.
About our Speaker:
Heather McMillan has served as Executive Director for the Durham Workforce Authority (DWA) for 11 years. The DWA works closely with the community to provide industry research focused on commuting patterns, median wage comparisons and other labour market indicators. She is president of the provincial organization ONESTEP and a board member of la Passerelle I.D.E., a leader in the field of francophone immigrant/visible minority human capital development and entrepreneurship in Canada and internationally. She a proud Toronto Sector Skills Academy Metcalf Fellow.
As a strong believer in continuous learning, she has continued her post-secondary studies at Ryerson University for Public Administration and Governance, Heather received two Walter G. Pittman Scholarships for high academic achievement in her studies. She completed a certificate of not for profit management in 2015 and has previous education in philosophy and public relations at both the university and college level.
We also will be celebrating the 90th Anniversary of BPW International with our annual Candlelighting Ceremony, recognizing our sister clubs around the world.
We invite you to engage and share your ideas, knowledge and talents with BPW Durham!
BPW Durham Dinner Meetings are sponsored by Durham Workforce Authority.
Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020
Time: 6PM – 8:30PM
Location: 3 Steps Up Coffee House
605 Brock St N, Whitby, ON L1N 9S8
Cost: $35/pp (includes dinner, tea, coffee)
BPW Durham Meeting Registration
Please register below so we can let the restaurant know how many to expect in order for them to have enough meals prepared. If you have any special dietary needs or need assistance with registration, please contact us.