Sandra Westlund-Deenihan Tapped as Point Person to Discuss Workforce Development Issues Before Congressional and Administration Leaders

Sandra Westlund-Deenihan, President, Quality Float Works, Inc. will speak as the workforce development point person for manufacturing leaders at a meeting organized by Congresswoman Judy Biggert (IL-13) discussing the upcoming reauthorization of No Child Left Behind (NCLB). The meeting will cheap oakley sunglasses include officials from the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. House Education and Labor Committee along with several suburban business leaders. The meeting will be held on Friday, May 4th at the Marriott Conference Hotel, 1195 Summerhill Drive in Lisle from 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

“I am honored that Congresswoman Biggert has asked me to discuss the challenges manufacturing leaders face concerning workforce development, said Sandra Westlund- Deenihan, President, Quality Float Works., Inc. There is no greater challenge for employers than having a skilled and educated workforce as we compete in a global marketplace.”

Sandra has played an integral role in articulating a new vision for workforce development throughout the manufacturing community. She has garnered wide respect among peers in her industry for her leadership, commitment and passion for manufacturing. As a member of the Board of Directors of the National Manufacturers Association, Sandy has been an outspoken advocate for a new, fresh approach in developing a workforce that meets the needs of employers. Recently, Sandy was tapped to serve on the Tooling and Manufacturing Association Board of Directors where she is leading this dialogue for manufactures in the Chicagoland area.