Webinar to explore the economic impact of the child care crisis

Finance and Commerce is hosting a webinar on Dec. 3 that will provide a deep dive into the child care crisis in Minnesota. A panel of experts will discuss the latest state and national data, followed by a discussion on the challenges Minnesota faces and the solutions being implemented to address the crisis.
Participating in the panel are several experts with whom both the CGMC and the Greater Minnesota Partnership work closely, including:

  • Chad Dunkley, CEO of New Horizons Academy
  • Rob Grunewald, economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
  • Debra Marofsky, president of Affiliated Insurance Services
  • Suzanne Pearly, Minnesota director at First Children’s Finance

The webinar, “Child Care in Crisis: The Economic Impact,” will be on Dec. 3 from 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. Registration is free, and you can sign up at us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jf1uw9qTSHK6Hs2IQn29Jw.