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Governor Fallin, business leaders talk about addressing skills gap, other employment issues

Oklahoma City (August 27, 2015) – The State Chamber of Oklahoma today hosted the second of nine regional meetings featuring Governor Mary Fallin to talk with business leaders and the education community in Lawton and south central Oklahoma about problems they face finding skilled workers. The meetings are a partnership between the State Chamber, the Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative (OEWI) and Governor Fallin’s Oklahoma Works program.

Governor Fallin, business leaders talk about addressing skills gap, other employment issues

Oklahoma City (August 25, 2015) – The State Chamber of Oklahoma today hosted the first of nine regional meetings featuring Governor Mary Fallin to talk with business leaders and the education community about problems they face finding skilled workers. The meetings are a partnership between the State Chamber, the Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative (OEWI) and Governor Fallin’s Oklahoma Works program.

Oklahoma City (August 24, 2015) – State Chamber of Oklahoma President & CEO Fred Morgan made the following statement after the news of the death of Oklahoma Commissioner of Labor Mark Costello:

“It is with great shock and sadness that we learned of Labor Commissioner Mark Costello’s death last night. Mark was a tireless champion for reforms that make Oklahoma a better place to live, work and run a business. From workers’ compensation reforms to school choice and fighting against government regulations, Mark was always supporting greater freedoms and liberty. Our...

Fred Morgan, President & CEO photoOver the next two months, Gov. Mary Fallin and the State Chamber are hosting a series of meetings across the state on the challenges businesses face finding and keeping skilled workers. We are partnering with Oklahoma Works and the Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative to host nine regional meetings that will feature the governor and the Key Economic Network...

Oklahoma City (August 6, 2015) – The State Chamber of Oklahoma is always pleased to welcome new faces to its Board of Directors. Board members vote on the policy agenda drafted by committees of State Chamber members and chooses its leadership. These members are proven leaders with great knowledge in their respective industries who will continue to strengthen the State Chamber’s position as the statewide voice of business in Oklahoma.

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