Ian brings to Goodwill a decade of economic, community, and workforce development experience across northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. His primary industries of focus have been manufacturing/fabrication, aviation, and transportation logistics. As a workforce development leader, Ian sat with Duluth Workforce Board for eight years, with three years as board chair. He has a long track record of strategic talent development, primary labor market research, and legislative advocacy. He maintain a close network of city, county, and state decision makers as well as leaders of regional private industry and academia. As Director of Contract Services & Business Development, Ian and his team develops and executes revenue generating service contracts and training strategies across the True North Goodwill territory. Ian holds a Bachelor of International Business from Graduate School of Business, Grenoble, France and a Bachelor of Accounting from the University of Minnesota Duluth, Labovitz School of Business and Economics.