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"Pathways to Success": Talk and Discussion

Greg Jones, former president and CEO of State Farm and former member of the CA State Board of Education, speaks on different pathways to educational success
Thursday, March 14, 2019
UCSB Center for Black Studies Research, 4603 South Hall

Speaker bio: Greg Jones is a retired Senior Vice President and member of the Chairman’s Council for State Farm Mutual Insurance Companies and former President and CEO of State Farm General Insurance Company, the California affiliate of State Farm Mutual Insurance Companies. He is passionate about education improvement. He currently serves as Board Member of Educational Results Partnership and the Tiger Woods Foundation. In the past, he has served on the Board of Directors for the Coalition for Access to Education Resources, Aspire Public Schools and the NCAA Leadership Advisory Board. He also served as Board Chair for the California Business Roundtable, Junior Achievement of Southern California and the Los Angeles Urban League. In 2008, He was appointed by Governor Schwarzenegger to the California State Board of Education.

Note:  45 min. talk followed by 45 min. Q & A