Formerly the Executive Director of OC Pathways, at the Orange County Department of Education, Amy has extensive experience in workforce development, intersegmental systems alignment, and immersive technologies in the classroom, business and industry. She speaks internationally on the future of work and learning through the VR/AR Association, and has led education and workforce initiatives as a consultant for the California Community College Chancellor's Office, the Los Angeles Orange County Regional Consortium of Community Colleges, local Chambers of Commerce, County Offices of Education in California, and most recently, consulted with Futuro Health’s online Pandemic Readiness Courses.
CLA’s mission is to enhance economic and community well-being by investing in education, talent, branding, and innovation by collaborating across industry sectors to create new workforce opportunities and solve persistent challenges in the community. They convene the right people, the right business practices, and the right resources to work together to build a thriving Orange County for all.
“I am honored to join CLA and this esteemed group of luminary business and education leaders in Orange County,” said Kaufman. "We have a remarkable opportunity for education and the workforce to come together, shoulder-to-shoulder, like never before. I'm proud to be serving alongside our partners to cultivate top talent, attract new employment opportunities, and improve quality of life for our community.”
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- Summary: Career pathways strategies and consultant, Amy Kaufman, joins the CEO Leadership Alliance of Orange County (CLA) as the Director of Career Education and Workforce Development to cultivate top talent, attract new employment opportunities, and improve quality of life for OC.
- Quote: I’m honored to join the @CLAofOC and help cultivate top talent, attract new employment opportunities, and improve quality of life for Orange County, CA with our business community members.
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- Keywords: CLOAC, workforce development, Orange County, education, career pathways