LPED Talent Forum: Expanding Talent Pools – Hiring Immigrants and Refugees

May 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Online Event

Expanding Talent Pools: Hiring Immigrants and Refugees

Join the Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development for a recruiting and hiring workshop that emphasizes inclusivity. Each session will feature expert insights and best practices. Learn how to successfully tap into available talent pools in Lincoln that are sometimes overlooked or underutilized. During our meeting, we will discuss how to hire and support immigrants and refugees in the workplace by exploring best practices and community resources available to employers to broaden their pipelines.

Hear from special guests:

  • Lee Kreimer, Family Resources Program Manager, Asian Community and Cultural Center
  • Nizar Rasho, Program Supervisor, Greater Nebraska Refugee Services, Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc.
  • Diane Temme, CEO, TMCO
  • Mindy Rush Chapman, Director of Lincoln Commission on Human Rights, Equity and Diversity Officer, City of Lincoln

You are welcome to submit questions prior to the meeting to kaylie@selectlincoln.org.