For Immediate Release
Contact: Diane Neri:
Telephone: (712) 233-9030, Ext. 1037
Sioux City, IOWA – Get the latest information on Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action issues from Margaret Kraak. Siouxland Employers’ Council and Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) will be hosting a seminar for employers to learn about EEO / AA laws and practices. The meeting will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2006, from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. This training session will be conducted at Pioneer Bank Conference Center, 4700 Singing Hills Blvd in Sioux City. All employers, human resource employees, accounting, payroll and other staff members are invited to attend.
Margaret Kraak is the OFCCP District Director for Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis and Omaha districts. She has been with the Department of Labor, OFCCP since 1987. Margaret is a frequent speaker and trainer before employer and business groups.
During the presentation, Margaret will discuss:
• Internet applicant issues
• OFCCP updates
• Affirmation action plans
• EO survey
There is no fee for this presentation. To register for the seminar, contact Diane Neri, Iowa Workforce Development, at (712) 233-9030, Ext. 1037 or by e-mail at
. Please register by Tuesday, December 12, 2006.
Siouxland Employers’ Council is an employer group in Region 12, supported locally by Iowa Workforce Development, and is part of the statewide Employers’ Council of Iowa system. This employers group addresses workforce issues, and provides both educational and networking opportunities for employers.