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NMDWS Secretary Selected as Panelist for National Conference

U.S. News STEM Solutions 2012- A Leadership Summit

For Immediate Release

June 27, 2012

Contact: Joy Forehand


(Albuquerque, NM) – New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions (NMDWS) Cabinet Secretary Celina Bussey has been selected as a panelist for the U.S. News STEM Solutions 2012 Leadership Summit in Dallas, Texas, June 27-29, 2012. Secretary Bussey will join other professionals, experts, and business leaders on panel discussions focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) policy issues and workforce development during the three-day summit.

"It is an honor to be a part of this inaugural event,” Secretary Bussey said. “New Mexico’s coordinated efforts for workforce development and education will be instrumental in ensuring that our state and our workforce remain competitive in a global economy."

STEMS Solutions 2012 is presented by U.S. News & World Report, Innovate+Educate, and STEMconnector. Professionals and policy-makers from associations, education, government and industry will benefit from the strategic, high-level discussion taking place, as will individuals from advocacy groups, companies, communities, organizations and schools who promote improvements in STEM education and jobs requiring STEM skills. More information about the summit is available at usnewsstemsolutions.com.

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