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Leadership Macomb Inc

59 N Walnut, Suite 302

Mount Clemens, Michigan 48043

United States

Company Description

Leadership Macomb is a non-profit organization whose 10 month program brings together leaders from numerous institutions, and disciplines to obtain in-depth information about issue driven, relevant topics in Macomb County and develop long term business re ... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Member
Community College Research Center

Board Member
Michigan Community College Association

Board Member
NACCE

Board Member
United Way

Board Member
Education Writers Association

The Springboard Project Member
Business Roundtable companies

Member
Auto Communities Consortium

Member, Advisory Board
Vocational Education

Member
The Study Group

Board Member
National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship

Director
Center for American Progress

Member of the Advisory Board
Manufacturing.net

Leadership Council Member
NSC

Member, Advisory Board
Congressionally

Board of Trustees
Wayne County Community College

Education

Ph.D.

Macomb Community College

Ph.D.

politics

Princeton University

additional four-year degree options available nearby makes

bachelor of arts

social and political science

SUNY Harpur College

bachelor of arts degree

Harpur College

master's degree

politics

Princeton University

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James Jacobs Macomb County Executive

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James Jacobs, Ph.D.
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James Jacobs, Ph.D. President, Macomb Community College
James Jacobs assumed the presidency of Macomb Community College on July 1, 2008. Prior to his appointment, he concurrently served as director for the Center for Workforce Development and Policy at the college, and as associate director, Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College, Columbia University, where he currently serves as a member of its board of directors.
Jacobs earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University and has more than 40 years experience at Macomb. He has taught social science, political science and economics. He specializes in the areas of workforce skills and technology, economic development, worker retraining and community college workforce development, and is widely published in these areas of expertise. In addition, Jacobs has conducted research, developed programs and consulted on workforce development and community college issues at the national, state and local levels.
He is a past president of the National Council for Workforce Education, a national post-secondary organization of occupational education and workforce development specialists, and a member of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Assessment of Career and Technical Education. He is also a member of the Community College Advisory Panel to the Educational Testing Service in Princeton New Jersey.
Jacobs is currently serving on the Governor's Talent Investment Board, which advises Michigan's governor on job creation, and talent development and retention. He is widely known for the Macomb County Economic Forecast, which he has presented annually for 29 years for the coalition of county's chambers of commerce. Jacobs serves on a number of local boards, including the Center for Automotive Research, Metropolitan Affairs Council and the Detroit Institute of Arts.


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"If I could wave a magic wand, what I'd like is to have clear definitions...from the company saying, 'Here's what we want a machinist to do, and if they can do these and these things, we'll hire them,' " said Macomb President Jim Jacobs.

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"People need to appreciate the chaos that goes on in the private sector," said Mr. Jacobs, the college's president.


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James Jacobs

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James Jacobs
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James Jacobs assumed the presidency of Macomb Community College on July 1, 2008. Prior to his appointment, he concurrently served as director of the Center for Workforce Development and Policy at the college and as associate director of the Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College, Columbia University. Dr. Jacobs joined Macomb in 1967 and has taught social science, political science, and economics. He has specialized in the areas of workforce skills and technology, economic development, worker retraining, and community college workforce development and is widely published in these areas of expertise.


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James Jacobs

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Dr. James Jacobs
President, Macomb Community College
James Jacobs assumed the presidency of Macomb Community College on July 1, 2008. Prior to his appointment, he concurrently served as director for the Center for Workforce Development and Policy at the college, and as associate director, Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College, Columbia University. Jacobs earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University and has more than 40 years experience at Macomb. He has taught social science, political science and economics. He specializes in the areas of workforce skills and technology, economic development, worker retraining and community college workforce development, and is widely published in these areas of expertise. In addition, Jacobs has conducted research, developed programs and consulted on workforce development and community college issues at the national, state and local levels. He is a past president of the National Council for Workforce Education, a national post-secondary organization of occupational education and workforce development specialists, and a member of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Assessment of Career and Technical Education. He is also a member of the Community College Advisory Panel to the Educational Testing Service in Princeton New Jersey. Jacobs is currently serving on the Governor's Talent Investment Board, which advises Michigan's governor on job creation, and talent development and retention. He is widely known for the Macomb County Economic Forecast, presented annually for more than 30 years for the coalition of county's chambers of commerce. Jacobs serves on a number of local boards, including the Center for Automotive Research, Metropolitan Affairs Council and the Detroit Institute of Arts.


About | Advancing Macomb

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Jim Jacobs - Macomb Community College

Jim Jacobs is the president of Macomb Community College. Prior to his appointment, he concurrently served as director for the Center for Workforce Development and Policy at the college, and as associate director, Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College, Columbia University. Jacobs earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University and specializes in the areas of workforce skills and technology, economic development, worker retraining and community college workforce development. Jacobs is currently serving on the Governor's Talent Investment Board, which advises Michigan's governor on job creation and talent development and retention. Jacobs serves on a number of local boards, including the Center for Automotive Research, Metropolitan Affairs Council and the Detroit Institute of Arts. He is widely known for the Macomb County Economic Forecast, presented annually for more than 30 years for the coalition of county's chambers of commerce.

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