Our Corner | Sept. 2019

Ariana Oliva joins Child Care Planning Committee

Ariana Oliva, the Compact’s Early Childhood Manager, is now serving a three-year term as a member of the Los Angeles County Child Care Planning Committee. The committee engages in collaborative planning efforts to improve the overall child care infrastructure in the county, including the quality and continuity, affordability, and accessibility of child care and development services for all families.  She attended her first planning committee meeting on Sept. 4.

Gov. Gavin Newsom names Alma Salazar to the Board of Governors

The L.A. Compact applauds Alma Salazar, Ed.D., on her recent gubernatorial appointment to serve on the California Community Colleges (CCC) Board of Governors, which sets policy and provides guidance for the 73 districts and 115 colleges within the system. Dr. Salazar leads the convening of the L.A. Compact’s Workforce Systems Collaborative in her role as Senior Vice President of the L.A. Area Chamber’s Center for Education Excellence and Talent Development.