By Amy Edelen
A group of tech industry and university leaders met with U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema this week to discuss how Arizona can best meet rising demand for skilled workers.
The Arizona Technology Council led a July 17 roundtable discussion at Benchmark Technologies in Tempe. Executives from Lucid Group Inc., Intel Corp., SRP and leaders from Maricopa Community Colleges, Central Arizona College and Pima Community College were in attendance.
For the industry executives at the roundtable, boosting funding opportunities for skilled trade programs and continuing community college and private sector partnerships were top of mind...