Research Matters – C2ER/LMI Institute July 7, 2022



July 7, 2022


The Future of C2ER and LMI Institute 

At the 2022 Annual Conference the new Chairs of C2ER and the LMI Institute spoke on their vision for the future of both organizations. Hear from Laura Coleman and Tim Kestner and where they plan to lead the associations in the next year.

Laura Coleman, Statewide Director for the Center of Excellence for Labor Market Research (COE)

Timothy Kestner, Director, Economic Information and Analytics Division, Virginia Employment Commission


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