Connect Harford 2015

Join us to hear valuable information and help Harford County move forward.

September 29  /  8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

APG Federal Credit Union Arena

This year's event will focus on the following topics of interest in the County today:

  • Community Revitalization and Redevelopment
  • Planning and Innovation for Transportation
  • Attracting Tomorrow's Workforce

Connect Harford is a unique and visionary gathering of leaders in business, government, and education who are dedicated to promoting and inspiring economic growth and a prosperous future for the diverse community that is Harford County.

Harford County possesses many assets – educated workforce, technological innovations, strong educational institutions, healthy business environment, and prime geographic location – which provide it with the potential of becoming one of the top places to live, work, and play in the United States.

Through conversations identifying economic opportunities, addressing barriers, sharing innovative solutions, and providing access to information, Connect Harford will inspire all stakeholders—current and future—to take the actions needed today to make their vision a reality tomorrow.

Planning Committee

  • Barbara Canavan, Harford County
    Public Schools
  • Jim Dresher, The Dresher Foundation
  • Patti Dresher, The Dresher Foundation
  • Jeff Foulk, SURVICE Engineering
  • Rajiv Goel, Offit/Kurman
  • Dennis Golladay, Harford Community College
  • Mary Hastler, Harford County
    Public Library
  • Karen Holt, Harford County Government
  • Maryland State Senator J.B. Jennings
  • Pam Klahr, Harford County
    Chamber of Commerce
  • Genene LaCour, APG Federal Credit Union
  • Don Lewis, APG Federal Credit Union
  • Jill McClune, Avon Protection Systems/Army Alliance
  • Brenda Morrison, Harford Community College
  • Michael A. Parker, Leidos
  • Robin Platts, The Dresher Foundation
  • Jim Richardson, Harford County Government
  • Lyle Sheldon, University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health
  • Craig Ward, Frederick Ward
    Associates, Inc.