Talent Rewire recognizes the importance of investing in frontline workers
October 24, 2022
Talent Rewire creates a better workforce by working with employers who want to increase their investment in equity, inclusion, opportunity and mobility for people facing systemic barriers to employment. Through innovative research, tools and programs they help employers become active agents of systems change.
San Diego health center working to ensure local communities have access to quality healthcare services
October 5, 2022
Family Health Centers of San Diego (FHCSD) provides high-quality health care and supportive services to San Diegans, with a special commitment to uninsured, low-income and medically-underserved persons. We spoke with Fran Butler-Cohen, FHCSD CEO, to learn more about their work and continued commitment to serving all San Diegans in need of healthcare services.
This young professional was able to make a career change thanks to Cyberhire
October 4, 2022
Raven Antiquiera has always had a passion for technology but never considered turning his hobby into a career. When he learned about our CyberHire program, Raven made the decision, which he calls life-changing, to apply and obtain a desktop technician certificate.
Board Member Profile: Christina Bibler of the City of San Diego
October 3, 2022
Christina Bibler is the City of San Diego’s economic development director, prioritizing investment into communities of concern. Christina shares with us why workforce development must remain a top priority for the region.
Staff profile: Meet Rosie Alba
September 30, 2022
Rosie Alba is a business partnership specialist working within our Information & Communications Technologies sector. This month, we asked Rosie about her role on the team, working in workforce development and how she spends her free time.
Board Member Profile: Carol Kim of San Diego Building & Construction Trades Council
September 7, 2022
Carol Kim is the business manager for San Diego County Building & Construction Trades Council and the CEO of the San Diego County Building Trades Council Family Housing Corporation. Here, she talks about the importance of bridging income gaps and building pathways to sustainable, dignified careers.
Finding the courage to start anew￼
September 6, 2022
Betty Harvey worked for the same tourism company for 18 years. When she found out her hours were being cut she had to consider wether to stay in her current role or move on to something different. After attending a learning event at her local library hosted by the San Diego Workforce Partnership she found the courage she needed to move on and start a new career.
Staff profile: Meet Nick DeVico
August 30, 2022
Meet Nick DeVico, the director of strategic youth initiatives at the Workforce Partnership. We asked Nick about his professional background, working with youth and how he spends his free time.
Staff profile: Meet Alex Stevens
August 3, 2022
Meet Alex Stevens, an operations specialist with the Workforce Partnership! We asked Alex to tell us about her work, a professional moment she was proud of and how she spends her free time.
Board Member Profile: Matthew Martin of PNC Bank
August 2, 2022
As executive vice president, retail banking executive for California and Arizona at PNC Bank, Matthew Martin has played key roles in retail banking initiatives to expand market share, employee leadership and customer engagement. Here he tells us how closing the “advantage gap” and investing in income stability, benefits everyone.