“Where are all the jobs?” A discussion on the impact of COVID in the Spokane Area

The EWU Career Center and Stauffer and Associates teamed up to bring a panel of local industry leaders to offer a unique look into how COVID has impacted some of the top job markets in the Spokane area.

Representing key sectors in the region, our panelists will discuss the state of their industry in the COVID environment, what the future looks like (next 6 – 12 months), and offer advice for students aiming to work in their industry.

  • Healthcare – COPE Health Solutions, Stephania Olamendi, Regional Manager
  • Construction – Associated Builders and Contractors, Suzanne Schmidt, President/CEO
  • Banking – WA Trust Bank, Millie Harding, Human Resources Business Partner
  • Manufacturing – Wagstaff, Wade Lawson, Chief Human Resource Officer

*Opening remarks provided by Sam Mansour, Partner at Stauffer & Associates

*Moderated by Nate Bryant at the EWU Career Center