John has decades of managerial experience in employment-based services, the last 12 years in workforce development. With LAUNCH and RCC professionals, he is developing registered apprenticeship programs that align with current RCC pathways. Prior to joining RCC, John performed career services work at Mt. San Antonio College. Earlier, as the Business and Employment Services Manager for Coalition for Responsible Community Development, linked to the Los Angeles Trade Technical College, John was instrumental in bringing the EWDD’s premier WorkSource Center into prominence in record time. He is a Certified Workforce Development Professional and a Registered Offender Workforce Development Specialist. He serves as Regional Vice President for the California Employer Advisory Council and as Chair of the LA Metro Employer Advisory Council.