Spring Webinar Series: Supporting and Including Skilled Immigrants in the Workplace

Organized in Partnership with the Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development

Understanding Credential Evaluations and Skill Recognition for Skilled Immigrant Professionals 

Monday, March 18, 2024 

10:00 - 11:15 AM CST

Exploring the Purpose of a Credential Evaluation and the Process of Evaluating a Transcript

Lorinda Grogg

Director of Strategic Engagement and Collaboration

World Education Services

A Framework for Recognition of Foreign Educational Qualifications and Skills of College-educated Immigrants

Emmanuel Owusu 

Founder and Executive Director 

African Bridge Network 

Working with New Americans: From Recruiting to Upskilling 

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 

1:00 - 2:15 PM CST

Anthony Cherwinski 

Global Talent Administrator, Office of New Americans

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment 

Inclusion and Anti-discrimination for Immigrants in the Workplace  

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 

1:00 - 2:15 PM CST

The Anti-Discrimination Legal Process at the Federal and Local Levels and their Impact on the Community

Dylan Severino 

Immigration Legal Fellow

ACLU of Nebraska

Illegal Discrimination and the Investigative Process

Rob Rowan

Senior Civil Rights Investigator

Lincoln Commission on Human Rights 

Successes with Hiring, Promoting, and Retaining Skilled Immigrants in Manufacturing 

Ashlee Harms 

HR Manager 

TMCO, Inc.