Staff Profile: Meet Laurie Ganz

January 5, 2022


Laurie Ganz is the manager of marketing and communications for the San Diego Workforce Partnership. Laurie told us about her work, her hobbies and what workforce development program she would donate to.

Program leads to 20-year career with the San Diego Workforce Partnership

January 4, 2022


Martha Guzman is a finance specialist with the San Diego Workforce Partnership and has been with the organization for more than 20 years. She took some time to tell us about her experience with the program and what motivated her to seek out training.

Board Member Profile: Veronica Dela Rosa of San Ysidro Health

January 3, 2022

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Veronica Dela Rosa is the executive vice president of operations at San Ysidro Health. Here Veronica tells us about her passion for workforce development.

Live Well San Diego envisions a healthier San Diego for everyone

January 3, 2022

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The San Diego Workforce Partnership connected with Shelly Tregembo, project coordinator with Live Well San Diego, to discuss Live Well’s vision for the collective health, safety and well-being of all San Diegans.

TechHire gives college student real-world work experience

December 7, 2021


Natalie Hickey is a current student who was looking for work experience. She joined the TechHire program and was placed as a digital marketing support intern with the San Diego Parks Foundation. Here Natalie tells us about her experience and what advice she has for others who are interested in finding a job.

How Hire Heroes USA supports military members and their spouses in rejoining the San Diego workforce

November 24, 2021

Hire Heroes USA empowers U.S. military members, veterans and military spouses to succeed in the civilian workforce.

Board Member Profile: Kevin Johnson of Electrical Training Institute for San Diego & Imperial Counties

November 23, 2021

Kevin Johnson is the Training Director/CFO for the San Diego & Imperial County Electrical Training Institute with extensive experience working with electrical industry leaders to deliver the most thorough and relevant education in the industry.

Employment Recovery Initiative bootcamp helps participant find the perfect fit

November 4, 2021


Aron Steck had nearly 40 years of experience before he found himself unemployed. He was having a hard time finding a job and enrolled in the Employment Recovery Initiative (ERI) bootcamp earlier this year. Here, Aron tells us about his experience, road to employment and how the ERI bootcamp changed his perspective.

Staff Profile: Meet Ty Vaughn

November 3, 2021


Ty Vaughn is an administrative coordinator helping to support our programs teams. Here Ty tells us what he enjoys about working in workforce development and how he and his son spend their free time.

Board Member Profile: Terry Kurtenbach of the San Diego Convention Center Corporation

October 29, 2021

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Learn more about board member Terry Kurtenbach, the executive director of human resources for the San Diego Convention Center Corporation.