University of Missouri Extension - Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center
4200 Little Blue Parkway
Independence, MO 64057
Providing cost share grant funding and technical assistance to MO, KS, NE & IA manufacturers to strengthen their competitive abilities focusing on increased profits, jobs creation and long-term financial stability.
- Strategic planning
- Financial assessment
- Market analysis
- International trade
- Coaching/leadership training
- Industry best practices relating to manufacturers in the four-state region
Strategic planning including forecasting, budgeting, and cash flow analysis. Portfolio management of multiple investment accounts including stocks, bonds and real estate. Conceptualized and implemented marketing campaigns and strategies including public relations. Employee training and operations manual development. Project management and efficiency studies.
Organized and assessed professional development and educational (science, technology, business) workshops and seminar series. Identified funding opportunities, grant writing and project management. Coordinated research projects with various stakeholders for community partnerships. Grant writing and project implementation. Designed and facilitated faculty/research projects.