John Solis

San Joaquin County

Basic Contact Information

Address: 56 South Lincoln St, Stockton, CA 95203


CWA Committees: Legislative, Opportunities, Capacity Building

Bio: I am the Executive Director of the County’s Employment and Economic Development Department. I have worked in this department since it’s inception in 1983. I am staff and the administrative entity for the Workforce Investment Board, the Economic Development Association of San Joaquin County and San Joaquin County’s Revolving Loan Fund Board. My department was the administrative entity who operated the County-wide Enterprise Zone program. I have been an Employment and Training Professional for thirty-six (36) years and worked under the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA), The Job training Partnership Act (JTPA), Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and now the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA). Our department has been the recipient of nine(9) National Awards including the Presidential Award for Exemplary Program development. We are a part Recipient of the National Alliance of Business Distinguished Service Award.

Workforce Area Key Sectors

  • Healthcare
  • Energy/Utilities
  • Logistics/Transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Agriculture
  • Infrastructure
  • Water Technology

Areas of Expertise

  • Partnerships with TANF
  • Partnerships with K-12
  • Partnerships with Adult Education
  • Partnerships with Community Colleges
  • Partnerships with Universities
  • Out of School Youth Outreach
  • Supervised Population Workforce Programs
  • Apprenticeship Development
  • Earn and Learn/OJT Development
  • Industry Engagement
  • Regional Organizing

CWA Business

Feb 19

Legislative Committee Call

February 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mar 19

Legislative Committee Call

March 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apr 16

Legislative Committee Call

April 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
May 21

Legislative Committee Call

May 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jun 18

Legislative Committee Call

June 18, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm