Virtual

Friday, July 19, 2019 1:00 PM ~ 2:30 PM ET

 

Description

A discussion of challenges and promising practices in serving English language learners under the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Program. This interactive discussion will be facilitated by the Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance and will feature presentations from states.

Moderator(s)

Julie Baker, Supervisory Program Analyst, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Consuelo Hines, Trade Act and DUA Programs Coordinator, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, Region VI

Jesse Johnson, Program Analyst, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Presenter(s)

Rob Bermingham, Program Quality Manager, Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA), National Able Network

Angela Lopez, Senior Director, Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA), National Able Network

Beth Goguen, Trade and Central Programs Manager, State of Massachusetts

Jennifer Foster, Deputy Executive Director, Illinois Community College Board

Sarah Saito, Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Supervisor, State of Minnesota

Gerald Mulhern, Trade Readjustment Allowances (TRA) Manager, State of Minnesota

Ricardo Favila, Deputy Division Chief, Workforce Services Division, State of California

Jennifer Hernandez, Associate Secretary, Farmworker & Immigrant Services,  State of California