Working Up Stakeholders

Julian Alssid, Vice President, Workforce Development, Community College of Rhode Island
Ellie Bertani, Senior Director of Associate Experience – Learning, Walmart
Michael Billet, Senior Manager, Research Policy, Labor, Immigration & Employee Benefits, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Shelley Waters Boots, Senior Consultant, Annie E. Casey Foundation
Melissa Boteach, Senior Vice President, Poverty to Prosperity Program, Center for American Progress
Stuart Butler, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Brookings Institution
John Carr, Director, Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life, Georgetown University
Lanhee Chen, David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow, Hoover Institution
Judith Conti, Government Affairs Director, National Employment Law Project
Maureen Conway, Vice President, Policy Programs, The Aspen Institute
Marie F. Downey, Executive Director, Boston Education, Skills & Training
Joel Frater, Executive Dean, Monroe Community College
Kate Griffin, Vice President, Programs, Prosperity Now (formerly Corporation for Enterprise Development)
Romanita Hairston-Overstreet, Director, Philanthropies Engagement, Microsoft and Representative, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
Will Heaton, Director, Policy and Public Affairs, Center for Employment Opportunities
Kimo Kippen, Founder, Aloha Learning Advisors LLC. (Former Vice President, Global Workforce Initiatives, Hilton)
Karen Kocher, Genera Manager, 21st Century Jobs, Skills and Employability, Microsoft
Janice Loux, Executive Vice President and John Valinch, Research Analyst, UNITE HERE!
Corey Matthews, Vice President, LeadersUp
Samantha Vargas Poppe, Director, Policy Analysis Center, UnidosUS (formerly National Council of La Raza)
Elizabeth Clay Roy, Chief of Staff, Phipps Neighborhoods
Lisa Schumacher, Director, Education Strategies, McDonald’s Corporation
Abby Snay, Chief Executive Officer, Jewish Vocational Services – San Francisco
Grace Suh, Director, Education Programs, IBM
T.J. Sutcliffe, Senior Director, Income and Housing Policy, The Arc of the United States
Russell Sykes, Director of the Center for Employment and Economic Well-Being, APHSA
Jason Tyszko, Vice President, Center for Education and Workforce, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Kyle Williams, Director, Financial and Housing Policy, National Urban League

Each individual listed is participating solely as individuals and their organizations are listed for descriptive purposes only. An individual’s participation does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation or favoring by the organizations for which they are employed.