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Kim Shepherd Southern California nonprofit Working Wardrobes has announced its 2013 Board of Directors to lead the organization’s outreach efforts this year and support its mission to help men, women, veterans and young adults overcome life’s challenges, build confidence and re-enter the workforce. Working Wardrobes board members have appointed Kim Shepherd, CEO, Decision Toolbox as its new board chair. At the same time, the organization welcomes Ann Cairns, Director of Business Development, Cox Communications, Harry Humphries, CEO of GSGI, Inc. and Ken Cherry, President, Southern California Division for UPS, as its newest members. As CEO of Decision Toolbox, a recruitment outsourcing company based in Irvine, Shepherd will use her innovative business approach and management philosophies to spearhead this year’s board efforts as the new chair. Shepherd is a nationally recognized HR thought-leader and a regular speaker at national and regional events on the topics of recruitment best practices, recruitment process outsourcing and the “virtual” business. Working Wardrobes and its board help guide year-round endeavors and initiatives, including corporate and individual outreach and partnerships, the Smart Women giving collective and other signature business and fund development opportunities. About Working Wardrobes Working Wardrobes, an independent nonprofit organization, empowers men, women, veterans and young adults who are overcoming life’s challenges to transform themselves and confidently enter the workforce, by providing career development, job placement assistance, wardrobe and grooming services provided in an environment of dignity and respect. Since 1991, Working Wardrobes has served nearly 60,000 adults emerging from a wide spectrum of backgrounds, including welfare-to-work, alcohol and substance abuse, domestic violence, transitional homelessness, catastrophic illness and traumatic financial losses.
January 28, 2013

 
David LaFosse Lee & Associates in Irvine has promoted David LaFosse to Vice President and Partner of the firm. LaFosse specializes in Office Brokerage focusing exclusively in Tenant Representation for lease and pu... Read More
July 31, 2014
Chris Jones Chris Jones, P.L.S., is appointed Associate at Hall & Foreman, Inc., a civil engineering, land planning, and surveying firm. As an Associate, he will assist the firm’s senior management team in the ar... Read More
July 31, 2014
Tiffany Lynch The California Association of Community Managers (CACM) has named Tiffany Lynch, vice president of community management for The Management Trust – Transpacific in Tustin, Calif., to the association’s ... Read More
July 30, 2014
Katie Wheeler Based in Irvine, Katie is a highly seasoned business development and consultative sales professional with a solid record of success of over 15 years in multiple industries. Her background includes 5 y... Read More
July 29, 2014
Monica Jeter Based in Irvine, Monica Jeter brings over 10 years of successful sales and Real Estate experience and has earned her Master’s Degree in Management from the University of La Verne graduating Cum Laude.... Read More
July 29, 2014
Deering Volkmann Viola Deering Volkmann-Viola, P.E., is promoted to Project Director at Hall & Foreman, Inc., a civil engineering, land planning, and surveying firm. She is a key player in the success of Hall & Foreman's in... Read More
July 29, 2014
Jody Hudson This week, Alzheimer’s Association, Orange County (AAOC) welcomes five-year Alzheimer’s advocate Jody Hudson, CTFA to its distinguished board of directors. One of Southern California’s premier nonprof... Read More
July 25, 2014
Brenda Teter Brenda K. Teter, director of communications for the California Association of Community Managers (CACM), has been appointed to the board of directors for the Orange County Chapter of the International... Read More
July 25, 2014
Tim Freudenberger Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP is pleased to announce that Founding Partner Tim Freudenberger, well known and respected for his defense of class action lawsuits, was named to Daily Journal’s li... Read More
July 24, 2014
Elliot Light has joined DryMaster, a provider of 24/7 emergency water and fire-damage restoration services, as its first director of sales and marketing. He is developing and implementing of strategic marketing an... Read More
July 24, 2014
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