Education-to-Employment Data for California's Industry

California Competes cosponsored this virtual briefing, which brought together leading industry experts to discuss why employers should be invested in the development stages of California’s new statewide longitudinal data system.


  • Dr. Su Jin Gatlin Jez, Executive Director, California Competes
  • Zima Creason, Executive Director, California Edge Coalition
  • David Rattray, President & CEO, Unite LA
  • Bianca Blomquist, Senior California Policy & Engagement Manager / Northern California Outreach Manager, California Small Business Majority
  • John Brauer, Executive Director for Workforce and Economic Development, California Labor Federation
  • Kathy Booth, Project Director, Educational Data and Policy, WestED