OAKLAND – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will give opening remarks at the Bay Area Employer Forum, where state and local leaders will discuss the benefits of hiring trained former offenders. The event is hosted by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California Prison Industry Authority, Alameda County Sheriff’s Office, EastBay Works and the California Workforce Investment Board.
When: Tomorrow, Friday, March 20, 2015 at approx. 9:30 a.m.
Where: Merritt College, Building R, Room 110, 12500 Campus Drive, Oakland, CA 94619
**NOTE: This event is open to credentialed media. Reporters interested in attending must RSVP to Michele Kane at Michele.Kane@calpia.ca.gov by 10:00 p.m. today, Thursday, March 19, 2015.