Jim Clinton

Northwestern State University

More than 50 Louisiana higher education administrators met in Alexandria Monday to talk about how to do a better job of building an educated workforce in the region.

Jim Clinton, president of the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance, is the featured speaker at tomorrow's Biomedical Foundation of Northwest Louisiana luncheon highlighting innovation and economic development. Clinton says Louisiana has made marked progress in recruiting and developing new companies, with Shreveport-Bossier seeing a rise of the creative class.