Organizational Change - Facilitated Staff Planning - Capacity-Building Highlights
Chabot Community College, Hayward -- Facilitated workshops for EOP and CalWORKs students on Personal/Professional Planning, Goal Setting, Time Management, Job Readiness and Interviewing Tips.
Marin City U.S.A., Community Development Corporation, Marin – Facilitated team planning to assess unemployment issues and design Employment Training Program model called WORKOUT.
Ross STORES, Hdqts., Fremont - Secured $1.2 million in state grants to underwrite staff retraining and new bi-lingual/Spanish/English distribution center training program.
Sea-land Shipping, West Coast Division, Port of Oakland - Conducted management climate surveys to support Port of Oakland's expansion and organizational change plans
Spanish Speaking Unity Council / Peralta Service Corporation, Oakland - Conducted job search and resume workshops.
Catholic Charities of the East Bay, Alameda & Contra Costa Counties – Coordinated 75th GALA Fundraiser, facilitated board and staff visioning retreats, and advised board/CEO on staffing issues.
Conrad Foundation, San Francisco - Worked with Director to revise branding and marketing approach to increase registrations at NASA hosted national high school STEM competitions.
State of Arizona, Dept. of Economic Security, Phoenix - Evaluated State’s Welfare-to-Work Program’s accessibility and efficiency.
Rogers Family Foundation, Oakland - Co-drafted the All-America City Award application, OAKLAND READS 2020 Campaign.
Amador Valley Unified School District, CA - Facilitated boards' strategic planning leadership retreat, and delivered action plans.
Berkeley Scholars-to-Cal, University of California, Stiles Hall - Developed surveys that measured academic progress and mentoring impacts.
LEAD Solutions, Oakland – Served as Interim Director, coordinated team to host Clorox sponsored Conference on Lead poisoning prevention.
Neighborhood Housing Services of America (NHS) Oakland – Created “community participation” model that strengthened community partnerships with municipalities, insurance and lending institutions in Kansas City, Phoenix, Baltimore, Los Angeles, and Long Beach.
Coordinated Los Angeles Fundraising Campaign receptions and photo-shoots in 6 Southern CA NHS neighborhoods.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland - Facilitated Board planning retreat and provided action plans.
Kaiser Permanente, Oakland – Revised marketing brochure for the Minority Business Vendor Program.
Asian Neighborhood Design, San Francisco - Prepared Vocational Education Certification application.
Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley – Provided tips on capacity building and expanding funding base.
Apostles’ Transitional Housing, New Jersey - Advised ED, led mapping and goal setting processes, conducted climate and staff surveys.
Pier I Imports, Seattle - Advised leadership how to set up HR profit center and secured $800k in state retraining funds.
Providian Financial, San Francisco - Advised senior management on how to access state subsidies and retraining grants.
Refugee Resettlement Program, Oakland - Drafted funding proposal to support immigrant transitions.
Small Business Administration (SBA), Oakland - provided small business coaching.