State of the City: Impact of the Worker Shortage and Other Issues in the News

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Montana State University will present “State of the City: Impact of the Worker Shortage and Other Issues in the News” at a January 14 Friday Forum. The event will be delivered online via Zoom from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

Join Jeff Mihelich, city manager for the City of Bozeman, for an overview and discussion of the challenges faced by the City in managing rapid growth and minimizing the impact of worker shortages. Mihelich will discuss strategies for reducing the adverse effects currently being experienced. He will also describe the many opportunities the City can realize with the support of an expanded workforce and citizenry in the future.

Jeff Mihelich began as Bozeman’s city manager on May 26, 2020. He is a credentialed city manager with the International City/County Management Association (ICMA). He has 28 years of experience in large cities, small towns, and counties, including his most recent term as deputy city manager and chief operating officer of Fort Collins, Colorado.

Participants must register in advance and no later than 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 14. For more information or registration, please visit the OLLI at MSU website at or call 994-6550. Upon registration confirmation, participants will receive an email with the Zoom link and instructions to join the program.

Friday Forums are offered on the second Friday of each month, September through May, by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at MSU. OLLI at MSU is a program of Academic Technology and Outreach (ATO) at Montana State University. ATO works across MSU to support and advance our land-grant mission through unique and innovative opportunities for outreach and engagement.

Calendar   Community Events
Location Online via Zoom
Date Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Duration   1h 30m
Repeats? No