Adult and Dislocated Worker Committee


The Adult and Dislocated Worker Committee (AC) provides governance to WIOA-funded Adult Programs and the America's Job Center of California (AJCC). The AC reports to the Workforce Development Board (WDB). If you are interested in serving on the AC please submit an interest form.


  • Serves as subcommittee to the WDB, the AC forwards for approval program funding and policy recommendations
  • Reviews and assesses performance and activities of the local workforce system including oversight of the AJCC
  • Supports and provides oversight of all local and regional workforce investment initiatives

Committee Chair

  • Chair, Annie Taamilo, Deputy Division Chief for Southern Workforce Services, Employment Development Department

Committee Members

  • Rebecca Aguilera-Gardiner, Vice President, Diego and Son Printing
  • Petros Alemeselassie, Assistant Deputy Director, HHSA, Central Region
  • Trevor Blair, Principal & Founder, Blair Search Partners LLC
  • Lorraine Collins, Dean of Workforce Development , San Diego Community College District
  • Chaz Compton, Project Director, Interwork Institute, San Diego State University
  • Jose L. Cruz, CEO, San Diego Council on Literacy
  • Lupe Gonzales, Director, Interfaith Services
  • Linda Kavanagh, Director, People Services, Cox Communications
  • Judy Lawton, Owner & CEO, The Lawton Group
  • Dora Mendivil-Angulo, Regional Director, Center for Employment Training
  • Stephanie Murphy, Director of Workforce & Economic Development, San Diego Housing Commission
  • Dr. Shelly Neal, Vice Chancellor of Strategic Initiatives, Brandman University
  • Becky Quinn, HR Manager/Corporate Communications, Quality Controlled Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Sherry Rednour, Project Director, Rescare Workforce Services
  • Cathy Scavone, Senior Director of Business and Workforce Programs, Extended Learning Cal State San Marcos
  • Robyn Wiggins, Director, Grossmont Union High School District
  • Maurice Wilson, President/Executive Director, National Veterans Transition Services, Inc.