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Green Workforce Coalition

Dr. Tony Pereira - UCLA MAE PhD

Dr. Pereira joined California’s GREEN Workforce Coalition as its Chief Sustainability Advisor in mid 2008. With over 125 corporate, institutional, and individual members, the Coalition is California’s largest locally organized and managed public-private partnership for a green economy and workforce. The Coalition is comprised of higher education, business, industry, workforce development, K-12 education, organized labor, consultants, and community representatives each with a strong commitment to developing a green economy for a sustainable future.

Green Workforce Coalition - Industry Members

Robert T. Mejia

Employment Services Manager, South Bay Workforce Investment Board.

Founder and Manager, California’s GREEN Workforce Coalition.

Robert T. Mejia on 'Good Day LA'

In-Depth Presentations on Integral Sustainability and Economics, Solar Energy, Transportation, Sustainable Communities, Ecological Footprint, Integral Engineering Design Approach

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board - Hawthorne – Nov 12, 2008 (30).

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board – Cal State Dominguez Hills – Dec 7, 2008 (30).

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board – Cal State Dominguez Hills – Jan 11, 2009 (25).

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board – Cal State Dominguez Hills – Feb 7, 2009 (30).

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board – Metropolitan Water District, Los Angeles – Mar 4, 2009 (40).

• UCLA Anderson School of Management, Green Workforce Development Mini-Seminar – Jun 24, 2009 (80).

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board – Pasadena Convention Center – Sustainable Transportation - Oct 7, 2009 (40).

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board - Sustainable Cities and Communities – The Gas Co., Energy Resource Center – Downey, CA - Apr 23, 2010 (70).

The following institutions, companies, colleges, universities, schools, and government agencies among many others have attended the presentations given by Dr. Tony Pereira, UCLA ME PhD, on various in depth topics such as sustainability science and economics, sustainability politics, sustainable housing and transportation, "conventional" energy, solar energy, wind energy, organic agriculture, among many:

• Los Angeles Workforce Funder Collaborative (LAWFC)

• Bank of America

• California Community Foundation

• Chancellor’s Office of the California Community Colleges

• Kaiser Permanente

• National Fund for Workforce Solutions

• Pfaffinger Foundation

• S. Mark Taper Foundation

• State of California, Employment Development Department

• The California Endowment

• United Way of Greater Los Angeles

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board (SBWIB)

• United Way of Greater Los Angeles

• Anaheim Workforce Investment Board

• Asociacion Nacional Pro Personas Mayores

• Bresee Foundation

• Burbank Adult School

• California EDD LA/Ventura Workforce Services Division

• California EDD Labor Market Information Division

• California State University Dominguez Hills: Center for Training and Development

• California State University Northridge: College of Engineering and Computer Science

• Career Dreams Educational Foundation

• Center of Excellence at Los Angeles Community College District

• Center of Excellence at Mount San Antonio College

• Century Center for Economic Opportunity (YouthBuild)

• Citrus College

• City of Santa Ana Workforce Investment Board

• Contra Costa County Workforce Development Board

• Council on Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL)

• East Los Angeles College

• El Camino College

• El Camino College - Comption Educational Center

• Environmental Charter High School

• Foothill Workforce Investment Board

• Glendale Community College

• Goodwill SOLAC

• High Desert Region Green Jobs Initiative

• Infrastructure Academy

• Long Beach Community College District

• Long Beach Unified School District

• Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

• Los Angeles City College

• Los Angeles Community College District

• Los Angeles Community College District (CACT)

• Los Angeles County Office of Education

• Los Angeles Opportunities Industrialization Center

• Los Angeles Trade Tech College

• Los Angeles Unified School District East Los Angeles Skills Center

• Los Angeles Urban League WorkSource Center

• Los Angeles / Orange County Regional Consortium

• Loyola Marymount University College of Business Administration, Executive Education Program

• Loyola Marymount University Extension

• LA/Orange Environmental Training Center

• Orange County Workforce Investment Board

• Our Community Works

• Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment (PACE)

• Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network

• Pasadena City College

• Peoplenet Inc

• Pierce College

• ProPath Inc.

• Purpose Focused Alternative Learning Corporation

• PVJobs

• Rio Hondo College

• Riverside County Workforce Development Board

• San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board

• San Gabriel Valley Conservation Corps

• Santa Monica College

• Solar Living Institute

• South Bay Science Foundation

• South Bay Workforce Investment Board

• Southeast Los Angeles County (SELACO) Worforce Investment Board

• Southern California Regional Occupation Center

• Strategic Energy Innovations

• Sustainable Programs for Independent Neighborhoods

• The Green LA Coalition

• Tongan Community Service Center

• US Veterans Initiative

• Venice Community Housing Corporation

• Verdugo Workforce Investment Board

• Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County

• Young Jobs

== Industry Intelligence Group - Green Workforce Development ==

• Artilient

• ASF Millworks and Design Inc.

• Beacon Economics

• California Green Solutions

• California Transportation and Logistics Institute

• Calivan, LLC

• Corp Shorts

• Dale Carnegie of Southern Los Angeles

• Eco-GREEN Environmental Consultants Group

• Ecospire

• FCI Management Consultants

• ForStrategy Consulting, Inc.

• G.E. Jacskon&Associates

• GeoGreen Biofuels

• Green and Clean Renewable Energy, Inc.

• Green Career Institute

• GREENsultation

• Hawthorne Chamber of Commerce

• Healing Spaces by Design

• International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local #11

• Jasana


• Labeling Ecologically Approved Fabrics (L.E.A.F.)

• LEDtronics

• Living Green Homes

• Long Beach Green Business Association

• Los Angeles&San Gabriel Rivers Watershed Council

• Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

• Mularz Construction, Inc.

• Progressive Insulation and Windows

• Reel Green Media, LLC

• Residential Energy Assessment Services, Inc.

• RezBuzz

• SCE Economic Development Services

• Sol-Tek Industries Inc.

• Teamsters Joint Council 42

• The Green Hive

• Turner Construction

• Urban Development Resource, Corp

• US Green Building Council, Los Angeles Chapter

• Vision Industries, LLC

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