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Career Technical Education Leadership Office

Career and College Transition Division
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Suite 4202
Sacramento, CA 95814

CA: California, SB: Senate Bill, CTE: Career Technical Education, ROCP: Regional Occupational Centers and Programs, ROP: Regional Occupational Program, CTEIG: Career Technical Education Incentive Grant

Contact Name and Staff Area of Responsibility

Molly Anderson
Education Programs Consultant

Business and Finance Sector Lead
Marketing, Sales and Services Sector Lead
State Advisor – Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Student Organization
State Advisor – DECA Student Organization
CTE TEACH – Contract Monitor
Business and Marketing State Consortium Representative – MBA Research

Bryan Baker
Education Programs Consultant
Perkins Monitoring and Support for Regions 9, 10, and 11
Energy, Environment, and Utilities Sector Lead
Cindy Beck
Education Programs Consultant

Health Science and Medical Technology Sector Lead
Health Careers Education Program Lead
Public Services Industry Sector Lead
Cal-HOSA: Future Health Professionals – State Advisor
Cal-HOSA: Prevention and Early Intervention – Project Lead
Statewide CTE Advisory Project Lead – Contract Monitor
CTEIG Region 4

Charlene Cowan
Education Programs Consultant

Perkins Monitoring and Support for Regions 1, 2, and 3
CTEIG Northern CA (Fiscal Years 16/17, 17/18, and 18/19)
California Work Opportiunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs)

Erle Hall
Education Programs Consultant

Information and Communication Technologies Sector Lead
Child labor law and Work Permits, Young Worker Safety
Work Experience Education (WEE) and Work-based Learning (WBL)
CDE liaison to California Association of Work Experience Educators (CAWEE)
CDE liaison to Young Worker Partnership
CTEIG Region 1 and 2

David Kinst
Education Programs Consultant
CTEIG Region 6 and 7 Support

Tara Neilson
Education Programs Consultant

State Advisor – SkillsUSA California
CDE Direct Support Professional Training Program Monitor
CTEIG Region 3 and 5 Support

Robert Wilson
Education Programs Consultant

Building and Construction Trades Sector Lead
Transportation Industry Sector Lead
Perkins Monitoring and Support for Regions 6, 7, and 8

CTE Leadership Support Office Staff


Lisa Schiro


Adrian Hodge

Sarah Chambers

Rose Robertson

Office Technicians

Rosemarie Cordova

Mary Molina

Questions: Rosemarie Cordova | | 916-322-5022 
Last Reviewed: Friday, July 16, 2021