Developing the Workforce for Information Technology in the Bay Area

Next Steps Presentation Slides (February 7, 2001)

Initiating a Regional Network

Sunne Wright McPeak
Bay Area Council

Sunne Wright McPeak has been President and CEO of the Bay Area Council since November 1996. The Bay Area Council is a business-sponsored, CEO-led public policy organization founded in 1945 to strengthen the economy and improve quality of life in the nine-county Bay Area. The organization represents more than 250 major employers from throughout the region in promoting progressive regional public policy. During her tenure, Ms. McPeak has created and led major regional initiatives that address policy challenges involving transportation, housing, sustainable economic development, water policy, telecommunications infrastructure and education and workforce preparation.

Index of Presentation Slides

Regional Challenges Require Regional Solutions
Emerging Strategies
Benefits & Functions of a Regional Network
Launching a Regional Network
Next Steps