Soar Advisory Council

Areas of Focus

The SOAR Advisory Council is comprised of many original leaders of working groups along with a couple new faces who will work together to promote and advance a better future for the region. These ten areas of focus provide the key building blocks for creating a diversified, prosperous, and opportunity filled economy in the region. The SOAR Advisory Council is composed of 11 members: the SOAR Executive Director and the Chairs of the 10 Areas of Focus. The Chairs’ are community leaders who have committed to helping create change in our region. These members are experts in their area of focus which enables them to overcome challenges and create new opportunities for the region.

The 10 Areas of Focus are as follows: Education & Retraining Business Recruitment Business Incubation Broadband Agriculture, Community and Regional Foods, Natural Resources Tourism, Arts and Heritage Regional Collaboration and Identity Leadership Development and Youth Engagement Infrastructure Health