The Education & Workforce Development Committee works to improve the future quality of your workforce by hosting many quality educational programs through local partnerships. Meetings include a presentation by featured speakers in the areas of Education, Job Training, Human Resources and Community Programs.
The Committee coordinates interaction between businesses and the local school districts, Conejo Valley Unified School District and Las Virgines Unified School District, and partners with private schools and colleges in the Conejo Valley area. The committee also encourages educational excellence by rewarding teachers and students with monthly awards and yearly scholarships.
This Month's Speaker: Dr. Stefan Cosentino
As Program Director for the new Hospitality and Tourism major within the School of management (Fall 2018), Stefan will contribute to managing the program, driving enrollment, engaging hospitality industry partners in the curriculum, and driving student outcomes.
Stefan has worked for over 12 years in the hospitality industry primarily working in marketing, program management, and marketing logistic roles. First at Walt Disney World Florida contributing to various marketing initiatives including the Annual Pass Program, brand and segment management, and theme park marketing cost accounting. After graduate school Stefan supported marketing and sales efforts for Walgreens Health Initiatives (PBM) and then Wyndham Vacation Resorts serving as a director of marketing. Early hospitality or service roles included frontline food & beverage operations and retail management.
Consider attending this committee if:
Your business is education-related.
Your target client market is young families or educators.
You have an interest in partnerships with education/workforce programs.
Committee Sponsored By:
Contact Adam Haverstock if you are interested in also sponsoring this committee.