As Senior Program Officer at the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, Rebecca Goldberg’s work focuses on character development with national youth development organizations. Rebecca serves on the Steering Committee of Grantmakers for Thriving Youth and chairs its Out-of-School Time Work Group. Outside of work, she serves as Board Chair of Playworks Northern California. Rebecca previously worked in youth development and workforce development. At the California School-Age Consortium, a statewide organization that supports after-school programs with training and leadership development, Rebecca led workforce initiatives to build the pipeline and preparation for after-school staff. At a community-based organization in Los Angeles, she led career & workforce development initiatives spearheading new programs, employer engagement, and career pathways into energy/pharmaceuticals, entertainment, and teaching. She led statewide scaling of the teacher pathway.