Professional Development Series

Special Guests


Janice Potzmann

The Honorable Cedric Hicks

The Honorable Kelvin Filer

Alene Harris

Assistant Director, Career Center Councilmember Superior Court Judge Chair, Los Angeles Chapter
Cal State University, Northridge City of Carson County of Los Angeles National Congress of Black Women


Karen A. Clark

Sophy Biggs

Christine Simmons

George Gibbs

Senior Vice President, Marketing Digital Content Producer President & COO West Region Community Affairs Manager
City National Bank POWER 106 FM Los Angeles Sparks UPS


Suzanne Coston

Darren Parker

Justin Tandingan

Capri Maddox

Senior Vice President Special Assistant Managing Dir. – Southern CA Recruitment Special Assistant City Attorney
dePasse Jones Entertainment CA State Assembly Speaker’s Office Teach for America L.A. City Attorney’s Office


Dr. Clarence Monteclaro

Dulce Ramirez

The Honorable Gary Hardie

Kristen Cooper

Lead Physician Education & Social Equity Officer Member, Board of Education Talent Acquisition – Associate Manager
Wilmington Family Health Center Cal State Student Association Lynwood Unified School District 20th Century Fox


George Shih

Toni Jaramilla

Dr. Nate Thomas

Amy Grat

Partner Attorney at Law Chair, Cinema & Television Arts Dept. CEO
Idol Memory Toni Jaramilla, A Professional Law Corporation Cal State University, Northridge International Trade Education Programs


Taylor Campbell

Rian Brooks

John Mina

Nicole Vick

Owner, Contextual Strategy Lead Talent Acquisition Consultant Manager Manager, Health Education Administration
Former White House Director of Innovation Children’s Hospital Los Angeles County of LA Human Resources Dept. LA County Public Health Dept.


Lynn Nguyen

Eric D. Bates

Jennifer Rodriguez

Holly Choon Hyang Bachman 

Special Assistant Intern Special Assistant Inspector General State Director Founder & President
County of Los Angeles Library California Office of the Inspector General Miss California Latina Mixed Roots Foundation


Linda Kim

Mona Clayton, MSN, RN

Dr. Vanessa Tyson

Kleou Rasaei, M.A., BCBA

VP, Global Financial Crimes Compliance CEO Assistant Professor Recruiting & Organizational Behavior Mgr.
Bank of America Nurses 2 Rock Pub Scripps College Behavioral Learning Center, Inc.


Stacey Gordon

Evette Rivera

Eric Boyd

Yeneba Smith

Chief Executive Officer Special Agent Executive Director Industry Specialist, Career Center
Rework Work FBI Santa Anita Family YMCA Pepperdine University