Steering Committee

The Workforce Matters Steering Committee provides strategic direction and oversight for the network.


Elizabeth Cheung

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
Westlake Village, CA

Co-Chair, 2022-2023

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Lauren N. King, Ph.D.

W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Battle Creek, MI

Co-Chair, 2023-2024


Monica Munn

Mariam Assefa Fund, World Education Services
New York, NY



Robin Boggs

Atlanta, GA


Crystal Bridgeman

Siemens Foundation
Washington, DC

Laura Burgher

Laura Burgher

Annie E. Casey Foundation
Baltimore, MD

Miguel Cambray, VP, Job Skills & Philanthropy, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Miguel Cambray

JP Morgan Chase
New York, NY

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Abbey Carlton

New York, NY

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Patti Constantakis
Bentonville, AR

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Susan Dundon

Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation
Detroit, MI

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Isa Ellis

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, Washington


Kermit Kaleba

Lumina Foundation
Washington, DC


Elaine E. Katz

The Kessler Foundation
East Hanover, NJ


Jennifer LaForest

Holloway Family Foundation
Colleyville, Texas


Ashley McIver

Communities Foundation of Texas
Dallas, TX


Michael Morris

Michael Morris

Strada Education Network
Indianapolis, IN


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Shakira Munden

American Institutes for Research
Arlington, VA


Jen Racho

Jen Racho

Northwest Area Foundation
St. Paul, MN


Jennifer Zeisler

ECMC Foundation
Los Angeles, CA

Support Team

Workforce Matters is supported by part-time consultants who manage the day-to-day operations of the network:


Loh-Sze Leung


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Nora Kim

Nora Kim

Operations Manager

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Clair Minson

Clair Minson

Learning Community Facilitator

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