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Amy Kaufman is Senior Vice President, Experiential Learning and Talent Development for the CEO Leadership Alliance - Orange County (CLAOC).

CLAOC is a member organization of C-Suite leaders from OC’s leading businesses, collaborating on long-range strategies to invest strategically in the county's human capital to drive prosperity and a thriving OC for all.

Formerly the Executive Director of OC Pathways, at the Orange County Department of Education, Amy has extensive experience in workforce development, intersegmental systems alignment, and immersive technologies in the classroom, business, and industry. She speaks across the nation on the future of work and learning and has led education and workforce initiatives as a consultant for the California Community College Chancellor's Office, the Los Angeles Orange County Regional Consortium of Colleges, local Chambers of Commerce, County Offices of Education in California, Futuro Health's online Pandemic Readiness Courses, and co-designed and teaches the Online Teaching Essentials course that is listed as a recommended resource by Governor Newsom's Task Force on Business & Jobs Recovery. Amy is adjunct faculty member at the University of California at San Diego. Learn more about the additional courses she teaches here. She is also available for strategic planning and facilitation sessions for regional education to workforce collaboratives with a focus on talent pipeline development.

You can find her on LinkedIn

To watch Forbes contributor Stephen Ibaraki's interview with Amy, click on this MP4 file link