*BUILD CEO, Matt Lynch examined the project for canning craft beer for local microbreweries. Matt distributed an informational packet containing financial projections and expectations
*Matt discussed the conference he attended in Sacramento and some of the key takeaways from the event including the consistently increasing intellectually and developmentally disabled population in California, and the fact that “On the job” training is allowed for SEP clients..
*Matt also notified the Board of the federal government’s postponement of the implementation of the CMS final rule. It was initially slated to begin on March 17, 2019, and that date has now been pushed back to March 17, 2022.
*Matt introduced the new flyer which has been produced to help promote the partnership between the Build Work Source and Los Angeles Pierce College, in which Build Work Source personnel will maintain a presence on the college campus to help with the Work Source recruiting process.
*Mr. Lynch also announced to the Board that Build had found a new provider of SEP/PPC services.
*Matt informed the Board that there is a building in San Fernando which may be a good prospect for purchase, and that he intends to further research this project.