Rebecca Hanson, Executive Director
Rebecca Hanson is the Executive Director of The Education Fund, a nonprofit partnership between SEIU UHW-West and Healthcare Industry Employers; on a mission to accelerate 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 Workforce Equity Initiative Steering Committee of the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency.
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
Strategic and Legal Research, Deputy Director of Research
Kaiser Division Assistant Director
Hospital Division Regional Director
SEIU Local 49