LANSING, Mich.—Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan, Acting Director Stephanie Beckhorn issued the following statement in support of Gov. Whitmer’s budget proposal and focus on closing the skills gap.
“With a focus on increased education funding, the proposed budget sets a strong stage for Gov. Whitmer’s commitment to making Michigan a home for opportunity – paving the way for Michigan students and job-seekers alike to thrive and achieve the skills they need for high-demand careers right here in our great state.”
The Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan (Ted) allows the state to leverage its ability to build talent with in-demand skills while helping state businesses grow and thrive. Joining job creation and economic development efforts under one umbrella, Ted consists of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Michigan State Housing Development Authority, Michigan Strategic Fund, Talent Investment Agency and Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority.
Learn more about Ted at www.michigan.gov/Ted.