2017 Events Calendar

Taxation Committee Meeting @ VMA Large Conference Room
Oct 26 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Taxation Committee Meeting

1 pm – 3:30 pm
October 26, 2017
2104 W. Laburnum Ave., Large Conference Room, Richmond


RSVP to by 10/23Dial-in/webinar access will be available by request.

Draft Agenda:

  • VMA VA Tax Competitiveness Report – Brett Vassey, VMA
  • Local Tax Assessment Appeals Process – Legislative Proposal
  • M&T Tax Reform – Legislative Proposal (see attached 2012 voting guide)
  • Regulatory Update – Sandy Rowe, Hunton & Williams LLC (invited)
Air Subcommittee Meeting @ ODEC
Oct 31 @ 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Air Subcommittee Meeting

The next Air Subcommittee Meeting will be held on Tuesday, 10/31 in the ODEC Board Room from 10:30am-2:30pm.  Lunch will be provided.  Please RSVP if you plan to attend to

Workforce Solutions Committee Meeting @ Marriott City Center
Nov 2 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Workforce Solutions Committee Meeting

November 2, 8am-10am
Marriott Newport News City Center
Salon III
740 Town Center Drive
Newport News, VA 23606

Draft Agenda:

Breakfast & Opening Remarks – Nat Marshall, BWXT 

Virginia Board of Workforce Development Report – Nat Marshall, BWXT

  • Career Readiness Certification
  • Work Readiness Certification
  • Employing Virginians with Disabilities
  • Unemployed Youth and Employability Assessment

Virginia Community College System and K-12 Report – MSI Team

  • Funding: New Economy Workforce (NEW) Industry Credential Grant Program Update
  • Solutions for Skilled Trades Training & Certification
  • Safety Training Certification
  • Advanced Manufacturing Career Coaches
  • Engaging Youth Through Dream It Do It Virginia Technology Camps & Academies
  • Expanding the Dream It Do It Virginia Career Information System
  • Solutions to Teacher & Instructor Shortages 

Executive Branch Report – Brett Vassey, President & CEO, VMA

  • Creating a VA Office for Workforce Development
  • Restructuring the VA Jobs Investment Partnership Program(VJIP) – Stephen Moret, President, VEDP (invited)
  • Worker Retraining Tax Credit Update
  • Restructuring the Virginia Employment Commission – Proposal 

Universities – Wendy Kang, SCHEV (invited)

Business Solutions for Workforce Health & Wellness

  • On-Site Health Clinics:  The Future of Worker Healthcare Management – Scott Parks, President, CareTeam Health