Kentucky Association of Manufacturers http://wkms.org en Policy Solutions Around the Growing Workforce Needs of Manufacturers http://wkms.org/post/policy-solutions-around-growing-workforce-needs-manufacturers <p>Former Kentucky State Senator Greg Higdon, now President and CEO of the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers, seeks policy solutions around the growing workforce needs of manufacturers. These needs include recruiting more students into workforce development programs; developing a curriculum spanning secondary and postsecondary education to produce a more work-ready adult graduating and more. The Fancy Farm native’s career trajectory has put him in Frankfort for work, but Higdon returns to western Kentucky each weekend and he visits Kate on <em>Sounds Good</em> to talk about his latest progress.</p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 21:57:16 +0000 Kate Lochte 34477 at http://wkms.org Policy Solutions Around the Growing Workforce Needs of Manufacturers