The AEBG Desert Regional Consortium Summit was held on October 9, 2017 at the Renaissance Esmeralda in Indian Wells. After introductory remarks by 4th District Riverside County Board Supervisor Victor Manual Perez to kick-off the 2017 Desert Regional Consortium Summit, Resource Development Associates presented their year-long adult education Strategic Plan findings and Needs Assessment of the Coachella Valley. The presentation was done by Mr. John Cervetto, Senior Program Associate and Dr. Amy Cole, Research Associate. At the completion, of the presentation discussions were held by all participants on new strategies based on the finding going forward to consider for the next three-year plan.


Desert Regional Consortium Strategy Planning Summit Agenda

October 9, 2017

8:30AM – 11:30AM

8:00 –  8:50 Breakfast Provided in the Mountain View Room
8:50 – 9:00 Welcome

●        Introductory remarks by Manuel Perez, 4th District, Riverside County Board of Supervisors

9:00 – 9:15 Participant Introductions – Mr. Guillermo Mendoza, Project Manager

●        Introductions of members and their guests

●        Introduction of Resource Development Associates (RDA)

9:15 – 10:00 Presentation by RDA

●        Project overview

●        Needs Assessment Findings

●        Recommendations and strategies

●        Large group discussion

10:00 – 10:10 Bio-break and dot exercise
10:10 – 10:45 Break out group activity
10:45 – 11:15 Report Back
11:15 – 11:30 Closing remarks

●        Review next steps

●        Closing remarks by DRC Board Members

●        Adjourn