JobLines: Work Together, Succeed Together.

Paul Decker, Kerry Thomas and Isaac Smith of Concentrix.

JobLines, a joint initiative among Milwaukee County Transit System, Black Health Coalition of Wisconsin and Milwaukee Inner-city Congregations Allied for Hope to connect Milwaukee residents with suburban job opportunities, recently hosted a breakfast. Primary discussion topics included employer hiring needs, transit solutions to bridge the gap between workers and jobs, and a job fair. Members of the panel included: Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele; Ashanti Hamilton, president, Milwaukee Common Council; Reverend Willie Brisco, president emeritus, MICAH; Paul Decker, chairman, Waukesha County Board supervisor; Joe Peterangelo, senior researcher, Public Policy Forum Inc.; and Kerry Thomas, executive director, MetroGO!