Bloomington— Ivy Tech Community College’s Bloomington campus is hosting its first industry sector summit focused on healthcare on Monday, May 1 from 2 to 4 p.m. in Shreve Hall.

“The information we learn from this summit is intended to help Ivy Tech Bloomington better align its programming with workforce needs,” said Jennie Vaughan, Chancellor at Ivy Tech Bloomington. “Many thanks to the panelists who plan to be with us for this important session.”

The summit will feature a Department of Workforce Development presentation of sector research and data followed by a moderated panel discussion with industry partners. A question and answer session will follow. Panelists include:

April Cannon, Franchise Owner, Massage Envy

Jennifer Compton, Human Resources Area Recruiter, Trilogy Health Services

Andrew Keen, Executive Director, Bell Trace Health and Living Center

Bruce Wade, Vice President of Human Resources, IU Health

Anyone interested in the healthcare industry in the region is invited to attend.

The Healthcare Sector Summit is hosted by Ivy Tech Bloomington’s Office of Workforce Alignment, health faculty, and admissions.

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and also serves thousands of students annually online. It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering associate degrees, long- and short-term certificate programs, industry certifications, and training that aligns with the needs of the community. The College provides a seamless transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana, as well as out of state, for a more affordable route to a bachelor's degree.