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Business Advisory Council

ESC of Northeast Ohio Business Advisory Council (BAC)

The Governors office of Workforce Development and the
Ohio Department of Education have recognized the ESC of Northeast Ohio 
as a 2023 Three-Star Business Advisory Council.
Vision Statement
To unite educational agencies, businesses, organizational groups, institutions of higher education, professional organizations and individuals who are committed to building a stronger Northeast Ohio.

Mission Statement 
The Northeast Ohio Business Advisory Council (BAC) is dedicated to providing opportunities where educators, students, and business and community leaders can network, collaborate and partner together in creating programs and opportunities that support and develop a stronger Northeast Ohio workforce.

Core Role and Core Focus
The Northeast Ohio BAC focuses on three primary areas and is aligned to Ohio’s Each Child Our Future. The NEOBAC is a council of school administrators, business leaders and local community leaders that meet quarterly to:

1. Advise local school districts on changes in the economy and job market and the area in which future jobs are most likely to be available.

2. Advocate for the employment skills most critical to business and industry and the development of curriculum to teach these skills.

3. Aid and Support local school districts by offering suggestions for developing working relationships among businesses, labor organizations.