Progress To Date
7. Workforce and Talent
7.1 Connect and enhance Pearland’s talent pipeline through a collaborative approach
In May 2021, the PEDC Board approved an agreement to develop a workforce strategy for the community. The strategy will address address workforce skills gaps, career planning and work-based learning opportunities, diversity and inclusion, and development of young professionals.
The Pearland Chamber of Commerce is conducting monthly Workforce Development meetings with local school districts, community colleges, UHCL – Pearland and Pearland businesses.
7.2 Leverage Pearland’s special diversity and promote a culture of inclusion in Pearland
7.3 Engage Pearland’s young professionals and emerging leaders