Mayor Faulconer Joins U.S. Department of Labor Deputy Secretary Chris Lu for a Roundtable Discussion on Veterans Employment Issues

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE

San Diego – Working to help provide opportunities for all San Diegans, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer joined U.S. Department of Labor Deputy Secretary Chris Lu, who flew in from Washington, D.C. to discuss strategies to break down barriers for veterans as they transition to the civilian workforce.

The roundtable highlighted local employer initiatives and community programs that are currently working in San Diego that can be highlighted on a national scale. The roundtable involved employers, advocates and workforce professionals from across San Diego including the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, Bridgepoint Education, COX, Manpower San Diego, Zero8Hundred, Workshops for Warriors, the San Diego Workforce Partnership and many more.

CONTACT: Charles Chamberlayne at (619) 453-9911 or [email protected]