Advancing Workforce Equity Event
On February 24th, ECCCA co-hosted a presentation/panel with Antioch Community Foundation and Policy Link on February 24. The event was well-attended. PolicyLink's Abigail Langston shared findings from an extensive study on workforce equity in the Bay Area and shed light on the implications of the data for East Contra Costa County. The panelists included:
· Alissa Friedman, President/CEO, Opportunity Junction
· Bill Bankhead – Program Manager, Workforce and Economic development Dept., Los Medanos College
· Luis Arteaga, ED, Y&H Soda Foundation
· Kristin Connelly, President/CEO, East Bay Leadership Council and the Contra Costa Economic Partnership
Keith Archuleta from Antioch Community Foundation moderated the panel.
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