Director, Center for Customized Training (CCT)
El Camino College, Business Training Center
Eldon has more than 20 years of experience in workforce & economic development; career and technical education; contract training; and building key alliances and partnerships with businesses, state/federal agencies, and colleges. As director of CCT, he oversees and coordinates the development and delivery of training programs targeted to assist local and regional employers respond to changing markets, emerging technology, and the skill development needs of their employees in order to remain competitive in a global economy.
From a regional and state perspective, Eldon was instrumental in leading the effort to create the Community College ETP Collaborative (CCETPC), a group dedicated to assist the California Employment Training Panel (ETP) to attract and retain businesses to the State. Today, over 20 colleges statewide are active in this effort to better serve industry through regional collaboration. Additional information about the collaborative can be found on the Doing What Matters for Jobs and the Economy web-site at http://doingwhatmatters.cccco.edu/ForWEDDGrantees/ContractEducation/EmploymentTrainingPanel.aspx.