Sen. Wayne Fontana and the state Senate Democratic Policy Committee will host a roundtable discussion at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 30, in Pittsburgh to examine how community colleges can better prepare skilled workers in energy, manufacturing and other industry sectors.

WHO: Sen. Lisa Boscola, Policy Committee Chair
             Sen. Wayne Fontana and members of the Senate Democratic Policy Committee
             Petra Mitchell, president and CEO, Catalyst Connection
             Alicia Booker, vice president of workforce development, CCAC
            Steve Shivak, president, SMC Business Council
            William Generett Jr., president and CEO, Urban Innovation21
            Stefani Pashman, president and CEO, Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board

WHAT: Roundtable discussion on community colleges and workforce development

WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 30, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

WHERE: Green Tree Municipal Center
                     10 West Manilla Ave.
                     Pittsburgh, PA 15220

Media coverage is welcomed and encouraged.