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 provides the vision, strategic leadership and ingenuity needed to create and deliver a sea change in education and training program development.
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
Donald A. Bradburn
Director, Workforce Planning and Development
Kaiser Permanente Southern California
Service Area Director, Labor/Employee Relations
Chief Human Resources Officer
El Camino Hospital
Samuel I. Romano, JD
Corporate Director of Employee & Labor Relations
HCA/Good Samaritan Hospital & Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Director, Hospital Division
Deputy Chief of Staff
Strategic and Legal Research, Deputy Director of Research