Media & Press

January 20, 2021

Michigan Works! Southeast Receives Over $3+ Million to Help Area Businesses

SOUTHEAST, MI., January 20, 2021 | Michigan Works! Southeast will receive more than $3+ million from the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity to train workers at 91 companies in the five-county region.  Collectively, the 91 companies will train 1,337 employees, which includes 763 new hires and 299 United […]
January 19, 2021

Michigan Works! Southeast Collaborates with Jackson College to Connect Job Seekers to Healthcare Employers in Hillsdale, Jackson, and Lenawee Counties

HILLSDALE, JACKSON, & LENAWEE, MI – Dozens of area employers in the healthcare industry will connect with hundreds of job seekers through the upcoming Healthcare Heroes Virtual Job Fair, a collaboration between Michigan Works! Southeast, Jackson College, and the Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Opportunity (LEO).  The event will […]
November 2, 2020
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Michigan Works! Southeast Names Misty Shulters as the New Deputy Director

Earlier today, Michigan Works! Southeast announced Misty Shulters as their new Deputy Director.  Misty will be transitioning into her new role as she continues to transition out of her previous role as Service Center Manager in Lenawee, MI. “We are fortunate to have someone with Misty’s experience in workforce development, […]
October 22, 2020

“Getting Real About Race” event challenges Washtenaw County to identify and address racial disparity

Along with 25 local leaders, Shamar Herron represented MWSE at a community conversation “aimed to spark conversation and set an agenda for eliminating racial disparity,” earlier this month. Click the link below to read the full article. https://www.secondwavemedia.com/concentrate/features/gettingreal0568.aspx
September 16, 2020

Sunshine Plato Honored with Michigan Works! Shining Star Award