Jaime S. Fall is Vice President for Workforce and Talent Development Policy for the HR Policy Association in Washington, DC. In this position he leads the organization’s efforts on behalf of its members to equip workers to succeed in the rapidly changing workplaces of America.
Prior to joining HR Policy, Jaime served for nearly seven years as Deputy Secretary, Employment and Workforce Development, for the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency. As a Senate-confirmed leader in the Schwarzenegger Administration, Jaime provided policy and guidance to California’s $11 billion workforce system and the nearly 9,000 employees that made up the entities within the agency. Jaime also served on the Governor’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Task Force, with responsibility over the workforce development funding received by the State.
Previously, Jaime spent more than a decade in Washington, DC working at the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration; the National Association of State Workforce Agencies; Fall Communications, a workforce development-focused marketing and website development company founded by him and his wife; and on Capitol Hill. Jaime also served as district director for Senator Pat Roberts who was in the U.S. House of Representatives at the time.
Jaime was born and raised in Kansas. He worked his way through college as a journalist and broadcaster before earning his degree in Journalism from the University of Kansas.