Rebecca Hanson, Executive Director
Rebecca Hanson is the Executive Director of the Education Fund, a nonprofit partnership between 6 SEIU local unions and 22 healthcare industry and public sector employers working to advance the careers of 100,000 SEIU healthcare workers. She serves as the Chairperson of the California Interagency Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship and is a member of the Skills for California Leadership Council.
Rebecca’s experience includes founding and leading the innovative nonprofit startup, Good Health for California; labor leadership as a Senior Organizer for pension strategies at SEIU; and strategic research roles in healthcare, workforce and economic development with the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) and both the University of Illinois and the University of Chicago.
She holds a B.A. in Economics from Smith College, an M.A. in Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois, and a Graduate Fellowship with the Institute for Government and Public Affairs.
Education Fund Board Of Trustees
Daniel N. Shaw
President & Chair
VP, National Finance Planning & Performance
Donald A. Bradburn
Director, Workforce Planning and Development
Kaiser Permanente Southern California
System Director, Labor Relations Business Partner
Employee & Labor Relations
Lourdes Maria R. Casao, PhD, RN, FNP, NPD-BC
Director, Education Department
CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
Strategic and Legal Research, Deputy Director of Research
Clinical Lab Assistant
SEIU Local 49
Coordinator – Healthcare Opportunities Dept.
Hospital Division Regional Director
Chief Operating Officer
Director of Development
Assistant Director of Quality and Compliance
Maggie Newcomb Raine
Director of Organizational Learning
Assistant Director of Education
Assistant Director of Career Advice
Chief of Finance and Administration
Director, Human Resources
Director of Employer and Labor Relations
Director of Communications, Marketing and Branding