Michigan Future Talent Council (MFTC)
- Michigan Future Talent Council (MFTC)
Pursuant to Executive Order 2018-13, the Michigan Future Talent Council (formerly known as the Governor’s Talent Investment Board) is the state workforce investment board required for this state under Section 101 of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014.
The Michigan Future Talent Council (MFTC) is the principal private-sector policy advisor on building a strong workforce system aligned with state education policies and economic development goals. Created by Executive Order 2018-13, MFTC is a business majority led board of industry executives, legislators, labor officials, education leaders, local elected officials, state agency directors and other representatives consistent with the provisions of the WIOA Section 101(b). The MFTC provides a vital role in bringing citizen involvement, engagement, and oversight to the state's talent enhancement effort, and serves as a catalyst for talent enhancement and economic development entities. The MFTC recommends policies to the Governor and state departments that guide workforce investment and training at both the state and local levels.
Meetings of the Michigan Future Talent Council are subject to the Open Meetings Act and as such are open to the public to attend.