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Best Practices

This group will work on collecting suggested improvements to the apprenticeship development and registration process at the state and national level in partnership with other networks that can be communicated to DAS and DOL to help build a more effective system.

Subcommittee meets the third Thursday of each month at 12:00 pm PDT. 

Online Resources Prepared by the Subcommittee


Allison Frenzel (Chair)

CDE Arts Media and Entertainment Sector Lead and Y-RAP Lead

CA Dept of Education


Stephanie Veck (Vice-Chair)

Senior Consultant

American Institutes for Research


Alex J. Cabalu (Secretary)

Special Projects Development Coordinator

South Bay Workforce Investment Board (SBWIB)


Jorge Marquez

Senior VP and Program Leader, Apprenticeship and Workforce Innovation

Robert Half


AK Thakore


Procareer Academy


Julianna Kirby

Director of Client Services & COO

Training Funding Partners


Justin Wallace


College of the Canyons

Stephen Hamilton

Professor Emeritus/Consultant

Cornell University

Anna Bakunts

Human Resources Director


Rob Sanger

District Director of Apprenticeships



Rochelle Howard

Senior Workforce Engagement Manager

Calbright College


Meia Johnson

Doctoral Student, Education in Leadership

Los Angeles County Dept. of Arts and Culture


Ted Milner


Executive Temps


Benigno Sandoval

Business Services Manager



Sean McCobb

Community College Program Analyst

California Community College Chancellor's Office

Anna Van

Associate Regional Planner

Southern California Association of Governments

Michael Caress

Economic and Workforce Development / Learning and Development Professional

Clear Digital Labs

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