The Escondido Chamber's Education Committee is focused on connecting leaders in education to leaders in the business community. Their goal is to work together towards workforce development, cutting edge curriculum and educational resource sustainability.
This month: Escondido Union School District Supervisor, Dr. Luis Rankins-Ibarra will welcome James Wright, CEO of "A Step Beyond" as our special guest speaker.
A Step Beyond (ASB), a nonprofit organization that prepares the most underserved students in Escondido and San Marcos to be college and career ready, through a unique 10-year, after-school program featuring dance education, academic support, and family services. Wright has more than a decade of resource development, marketing, and senior leadership experience with local and national nonprofit organizations. Prior to joining ASB, Wright served as CEO for the Classroom of the Future Foundation (CFF), a nonprofit that serves all 42 school districts in San Diego County and prepares students to be college and career ready.
Please join us to hear about the latest in education for the Escondido region.