On Tuesday, January 11, Eastland-Fairfield and the Eastland Career Center proudly hosted Lt. Governor Jon Husted and the State of Ohio Workforce Transformation Board. Prior to the Board meeting, the Lt. Governor and esteemed guests took a tour of the Engineering Technologies Center at ECC, where students demonstrated their skills, instructors shared their curriculum, and the Lt. Governor showed his support of career technical education.

During the Board meeting, the Lt. Governor shared that The Ohio State University will receive a $3 million grant to expand broadband access throughout the state, which will add to a growing workforce need.

Pictured above is Welding junior Allie Beerman (Hamilton Twp.), who presented Lt. Gov. Husted a gift from her lab during the Board meeting.