School-to-Work Advisory Council named
The Advisory Council was established in the fall of 1995 by Secretaries
Robert Reich, U.S. Department of Labor, and Richard Riley, U.S. Department of Education,
to advise the Departments and the National School-to-Work Office on the implementation of
the School-to-Work Opportunities Act.
The Council assesses the progress of School-to-Work Opportunities systems development and
program implementation; makes recommendations regarding progress and implementation of the
advises on the effectiveness of the Federal role in providing venture capital to States
and localities to develop School-to-Work systems; and acts as
advocates for implementing the School-to-Work framework.
The Councils membership is representative of the wide range of stakeholders in the
Advisory Council Members:
Dr. Jacquelyn Belcher
Advisory Council Co-chair
Dekalb Community College
President & CEO
Research Management Consultants, Inc.
Chair, Board of Trustees
Commissioner of Education
Massachusetts Department of Education
Wayne County Commission
Isabel Carter Stewart
National Executive Director
New York State AFL-CIO
Past National President
Future Business Leaders of America
Wisconsin Educational Association Council
Associate Director of Legislation
American Federation of Teachers
Senior Vice-president, Corporate Communications
Bank of America Corporation
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Director of Corporate Affairs
Iowa Department of Employment Services
Chairman of the Equity Board
Pimco Advisors L.P.
Thomas P. Glynn
Chief Operating Officer
Partners Health Care Systems, Inc.
Greater New York Hospital Foundation, Inc.
American Youth Policy Forum
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Coordinator of Program Development & Outreach
University of Illinois
The Psychological Services Center
James Hunt, Jr.
Governor, North Carolina
Executive Vice President, External Affairs
John Kennedy, Jr.
The University of Georgia
John Mckernan, Jr.
Chairman & CEO
Mckernan Enterprises, Inc.
International Community College
First Lady of Nevada
Jobs for the Future
Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical
Advisor, Education Outreach Programs
Westinghouse Savannah River Company
University of Vermont
General Vice President
Iron Workers International
Business Education/Computer Teacher
Evansville High School
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Vice President and Director
United Food and Commercial Workers International
Miss America 1996
Educational Consulting Services
Marc S. Tucker
National Center on Education and the Economy
President and CEO
University Learning Technology
Lois Jean White
The National PTA
The Ohio State University
Last updated June 19, 1998
For additional information, please contact:
The School-to-Work Learning & Information Center
400 Virginia Avenue, Room 150
Washington, DC 20024
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