2018 NACo Legislative Conference

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Sunday, Mar 04
1:15 pm to 3:15 pm

1:15 pm to 3:15 pm

Cultivating A Creative Workforce Through the Arts: A NACo Arts and Culture Commission Meeting

1:15 pm to 3:15 pmColumbia 6 & 8, Terrace Level | 1:15 pm to 3:15 pm

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Creativity drives innovation and is one of the most important leadership skills an employee can have in today’s workforce. Counties can drive creative thinking by supporting arts education programs that have been shown to cultivate happier, healthier workforces. This session explored the ways creativity can be fostered within a community, focusing specifically on programs for entrepreneurs, veterans and active duty military.

Senior Director of State and Local Government Affairs, Americans for the Arts  
CEO, Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County  
Senior Advisor to the Senior Deputy Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts