Georgia Association of Manufacturing Reshaping Perceptions
In this episode, host Jason Altmire discusses Georgia's pressing manufacturing workforce shortage with Stephanie Scearce
, Director of Workforce Development at the Georgia Association of Manufacturers
(GAM). The discussion unveils the challenges faced by manufacturers in the wake of unprecedented growth, particularly the surge in electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing.
Stephanie sheds light on GAM's proactive strategies to address immediate labor shortages while laying the groundwork for long-term workforce sustainability. Discover the challenges and opportunities in reshaping perceptions, engaging K-12 students, fostering a skilled workforce, and facilitating postsecondary partnerships to address Georgia's workforce needs.