Prince William Chamber of Commerce

Education & Innovation Committee

Education Committee members are joined by volunteers from Manassas Christian School in preparing items for the Winter Warm-UP drive.

Education  & Innovation Committee members are joined by volunteers from Manassas Christian School in preparing items for the Winter Warm-Up drive.

“Developing Our Workforce for Today & Tomorrow”

Sponsor:

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The Education & Innovation Committee provides a connection between the business community and educators, building partnerships that enhance the educational experience for students in Prince William County and the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park.  Annual activities include:

  • Scholarship Program:  Raises funds in support of scholarships that reward students with a demonstrated commitment to academic success and the community.
  • National Young Readers Day: Coordinate volunteers to read at elementary schools throughout Prince William County and the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park.
  • FBLA Speed Networking: Support local high school FBLAs (Future Business Leaders of America) in conducting a speed networking event that teaches students basic networking skills.

The Committee’s Leadership: 

Education Chair: Michelle Rao, Laser Quest Corporation, laserwoman@hotmail.com; Education Vice-Chair: Ramunda Young, NVCC-Manassas, ryoung@nvcc.edu;

Innovations Chair: Debbie Jewell, SharpComm, DJewell@Sharpcomm.net; Innovations Vice-
Chair,
Erin Stanton,  NOVA Systemic Solutions, Estanton@NVCC.edu.

Join us for a meeting! This committee meets the 1st Tuesday monthly from 9:00-10:30 am.  Locations vary.  Visit the online calendar for the latest meeting information or request to be added to the committee mailing list.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW RECENT MINUTES:

Meeting 12.2.14 – Bookworm Central

Meeting 11.4.14 – Neighbors Keeper

Meeting 9.3.14 – East to West Embroidery

Meeting 8.5.14 – Taskforce Updates

Meeting 6.3.14 – Laser Quest

Meeting 4.1.14 – Pediatric Achievements

Meeting 2.4.14 – Whole Learning Company

1.7.14 Minutes – VA Lottery Education Program & SySTEMic Solutions

 

 

 

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