Growing Midwest County
21st Century Talent
21st Century Talent Coalition
In 2019, Hamilton County was designated as a 21st Century Talent Region by Governor Eric Holcomb. The Coalition is a true example of public-private partnership with corporate, education, municipal, county government, and non-profit leaders all with a seat at the table. As part of this designation, Invest Hamilton County organizes, coordinates and assists with high-quality research projects, fosters collaboration by eliminating silos and convenes task forces to address tactical priorities. At its core this is a leadership team, composed of Task Force members that meets quarterly.
Current Task Forces
HR Advisory Council
The HR Advisory Council is composed of over three dozen HR professionals from throughout Hamilton County. This dedicated group provides feedback on community workforce and education priorities, and discusses innovative local HR and talent solutions to address issues faced by Hamilton County workplaces. To join this group, complete this form and you will be invited to our next call.
Broadband Task Force
The Broadband Task Force, convened in Spring 2021, is composed of corporate, municipal, county, and education professionals dedicated to improving the lives of Hamilton County residents through Broadband access. The group helps identify development opportunities, collaborates with with the State and providers on priorities, and provides feedback on local investments in broadband infrastructure.
The Pursuit Institute Board of Directors
The Pursuit Institute is driving CTE priorities county-wide for employers and the six school corporations. The board of directors provides insight on tactical and strategic priorities, and helps guide the implementation and development of the new programs being offered.
Behavioral Health Collaboration
The Hamilton County Behavioral Health Coalition was created to implement a community action plan to ensure Hamilton County residents, regardless of race, place, or identify, achieve optimal health in mind, body, and spirit.