NEWS & UPDATES

ENDOW Executive Council Meets to Detail Go-Forward Strategy

October 29, 2018

The ENDOW (Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming) Executive Council will host a public meeting in Cheyenne this week to discuss next steps for the initiative and the development of a four-year action plan critical to implementation of the Economic Diversification Strategy released by the Council in late August.

 

The public, as well as the media, are invited to participate in a meeting on Friday, November 2nd from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Wyoming Ballroom at Little America Hotel in Cheyenne, 2800 West Lincolnway. The ENDOW Executive Council sessions will also be broadcast live via Facebook at www.facebook.com/ENDOWyo.

ENDOW Holds Meeting Ahead of Economic Diversification Strategy Submission

July 17, 2018

The public, as well as the media, are invited to participate in meetings on Thursday, July 19 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Laramie County Community College, Clay Pathfinder Building, ANB Bank Leadership Center in Cheyenne. The meeting will continue the next day, Friday, July 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the University of Wyoming Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center in Laramie. The ENDOW Executive Council sessions on Friday will also be broadcast live via Facebook at www.facebook.com/ENDOWyo.

 

The ENDOW Executive Council will submit their recommendations to Governor Matt Mead and the Wyoming Legislature on August 24, 2018 detailing their proposed economic diversification strategy. The vision represents the culmination of more than a year’s work in collecting and analyzing data; hosting public meetings in communities across Wyoming; collaborating with private and public-sector stakeholders and businesses; and incorporating the ideas and feedback of hundreds of Wyoming citizens.

ENDOW Executive Council to Discuss 20-Year Diversification Vision

June 22, 2018

The public, as well as the media, are invited to participate in meetings on Thursday, June 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday, June 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The meetings will be held at Western Wyoming Community College, 2500 College Drive, Wellness Building, 3rd Floor, Room 3650A/B, Rock Springs. The ENDOW Executive Council sessions will also be broadcast live via Facebook at www.facebook.com/ENDOWyo.

The ENDOW Executive Council is encouraging members of the private and public-sector to attend the meeting and provide feedback as the Council works to fine-tune elements of the report that will be submitted to Governor Matt Mead and the Wyoming Legislature on August 24, 2018. The vision represents the culmination of more than a year’s work in collecting and analyzing data; hosting public meetings in communities across Wyoming; collaborating with
private and public-sector stakeholders and businesses; and incorporating the ideas and feedback of hundreds of Wyoming citizens.

Driven by Young Wyoming Leaders ENDOW Announces ENGAGE Summit

May 23, 2018

ENDOW, which stands for Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming, will co-host the ENGAGE Summit on June 9 in Laramie. ENGAGE is a volunteer-led effort organized by more than 20 young Wyoming leaders and Wyoming expats, with support from ENDOW and the Office of Wyoming Governor Matt Mead. ENGAGE, which stands for Empowering the Next Generations to Grow and Advance the Economy, is invested in capturing the candid input of Wyoming’s young people and building a communications channel between Wyoming’s public sector and the people who will define Wyoming’s future.

 

The summit will be held at the Marian Rochelle Gateway Center, 222 S 22nd St, Laramie, WY 82070. FREE lodging is available in the University of Wyoming dorms on Friday and Saturday evenings. Meals will be provided FREE OF CHARGE including dinner on Friday, all meals on Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday. Please visit ENDOWyo.biz/engage to register.

ENDOW Announces Fremont County Tours and Executive Council Meeting

May 02, 2018

The ENDOW Executive Council, which stands for Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming, will host a public meeting on May 10 - 11 in Riverton. The objective of this meeting is to prepare, present and discuss the most impactful and well-positioned economic sectors to drive diversification of Wyoming’s economy now and decades into the future. The Executive Council will also seek feedback from public and private sector stakeholders as they work to identify big ideas to support long-term economic vitality.

 

The meetings will be held at the Wind River Hotel, 10269 WY-789, Riverton. The ENDOW Executive Council sessions will also be broadcast live via Facebook at www.facebook.com/ENDOWyo.  

ENDOW to Host Forum on Advanced Manufacturing in Rock Springs

March 29, 2018

The Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming (ENDOW) Executive Council is hosting a public forum in Rock Springs next month to bring together private and public-sector partners with ideas on building and growing Wyoming’s advanced manufacturing economy.

 

The forum will be held on Thursday, April 12th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Western Wyoming Community College in Rock Springs. The ENDOW Executive Council will use the forum to gather feedback on manufacturing opportunities, potential industries of focus, market and regulatory conditions as well as research and development. Industry and business leaders as well as the general public are encouraged to attend to offer input and provide direction on advanced manufacturing opportunities in Wyoming.

Rural Leaders, Innovators Advance Ideas to Diversify and Grow Wyoming Agriculture

March 14, 2018

Over 50 Wyoming people gathered at the Casper College Student Union on Wednesday to discuss opportunities and economic drivers in agriculture. The event brought together a wide swath of Wyoming people interested in the future of Wyoming food, fiber and rural places.

Wyoming people who have ideas about strategies for growing next

generation agriculture and supporting rural communities but were unable to attend the forum in person are encouraged to fill out the Sustainable Harvest Forum discussion worksheet online and submit feedback to endow@wyo.gov.

WY Legislature Passes ENDOW Bills to Diversify Economy

March 12, 2018

The Wyoming Senate and House of Representatives gave its final approval this week to a series of legislation in support of ENDOW (Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming), a 20-year initiative to make lasting and meaningful gains in diversifying and growing Wyoming’s economy.

Governor Mead Announces ENDOW Rural Council

February 28, 2018

CHEYENNE, Wyo – Wyoming Governor Matt Mead appointed five members to ENDOW’s Rural Council. The Council offers a rural perspective on important considerations to the ENDOW Executive Council as it narrows its focus on solutions for sustaining and diversifying Wyoming’s economy over the next twenty-years. ENDOW stands for Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming.

The Council is Co-Chaired by ENDOW Executive Council member F.E. “Wally” Wolski and Savery rancher Jim Espy. The Council is composed of representatives from five leading rural advocacy organizations, the Wyoming Stock Growers Association, Wyoming Business Alliance, Wyoming Rural Electric Association, Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation, and the Wyoming Association of Conservation Districts.

“I thank these Wyoming leaders for serving on the ENDOW Rural Council. The voice of rural communities is critical to ENDOW,” said Wyoming Governor Matt Mead. “The Council will add to ENDOW’s work and will help shape the final recommendations of the Executive Council.”

“I look forward to working with these exceptional rural leaders,” said Rural Council Co-Chair Wally Wolski. “Wyoming is a rural state and I cannot overstate the importance of the insights, concerns and lessons that small towns and rural people bring to the table. A prosperous future for our small towns and rural places is key to ENDOW’s ultimate success.”

“Wyoming cannot meaningfully diversify our economy if it leaves rural communities behind,” said Rural Council Co-Chair Jim Espy. “The Rural Council is a key component of ENDOW. I applaud Governor Mead for acknowledging the vital role of rural people and rural businesses to our state. I am excited by this opportunity and have every confidence that we will develop recommendations to enhance the Executive Council’s work.”

The Rural Council is scheduled to meet for its first time on Friday, March 2 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Wyoming State Library. Its members are:


● Cindy DeLancey, President of the Wyoming Business Alliance
● Tony Micheli, Representing the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation
● Scott Smith, Secretary of Garland Light & Power Co.
● Jamie Tarver, Supervisor of the Campbell County Conservation District
● Dennis Sun, President of Wyoming Stock Growers Association

January 22, 2018

With the goal of soliciting feedback from private and public-sector stakeholders and defining the process for ENDOW (Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming) in 2018, the Executive Council will host a public meeting this week in Cheyenne. Governor Matthew Mead will be in attendance and is slated to make an announcement related to the Council’s recent preliminary recommendations.

 

The public, as well as the media, are invited to participate in meetings on Thursday, January 25 from 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday, January 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The meetings will be held at Laramie County Community College’s Clay Pathfinder Building, ANB Bank Leadership Center located at 1400 E College Drive. The ENDOW Executive Council sessions will also be broadcast live via Facebook at www.facebook.com/ENDOWyo. Governor Mead is scheduled to make an announcement regarding action on ENDOW’s preliminary recommendations on Friday, January 26 at 11:00 a.m.

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