Workforce Education Task Force





Cindy Clanton                          Steve Hester
2017 Committee Co-Chair                          2017 Committee Co-Chair 
Carroll County Schools                          Chick Fil A Corporate



The Workforce Education committee seeks to improve communication between the business and education communities to remain informed of the issues and encourage improved outcomes with the ultimate goal of well-trained workforce for our business community.


Goal: To encourage life-long learning and support the development of a highly trained and educated workforce.



  • Support all efforts related to the workforce education task force goals
  • Support and generate teacher and student recognition / appreciation programs events such as Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) and STAR Student / Teacher Program
  • Expand the speakers bureau of business professionals within the PK-16 system
  • In cooperation with CCEC, develop personal skills, community service involvement and career development opportunities through a variety of PK-16 programs, including 8th Grade Career Expo and Manufacturing Day
  • Expand on the workforce education quarterly publication, SmartWorks



Current Edition of SmartWorks- a publication of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce Workforce Education TaskForce