Mike Christenson, Head of Community Planning and Economic Development for the City of Minneapolis, Joins Minneapolis Community and Technical College
Christenson to lead Career & Technical Education/Workforce Development
Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC) announces the appointment of Mike Christenson as Associate Vice President of Workforce Development. Christenson has led economic development initiatives for the City of Minneapolis since 2003.
In his new role at MCTC, Christenson will oversee the College’s entire portfolio of career and technical programs, a comprehensive continuing education and customized training program and will lead a team of faculty, staff and academic deans at one of the State’s largest urban two-year colleges. Christenson will report to the College president and will be charged with providing strategic vision and leadership for the College’s programs and cultivating relationships with employers, industry groups and students to meet the region’s workforce needs. He begins his duties March 20, 2012.