Jaime S. Fall is Senior Advisor for Talent Sustainability for the HR Policy Association in Washington, DC. In this position he provides guidance for the organization’s efforts on behalf of its members to equip workers to succeed in the rapidly changing workplaces of America. Jaime also serves as Director of UpSkill America at the Aspen Institute, where he works with employers to invest in the education, training and development of their workers so they can gain the skills they need to advance in the workplace.
Prior to joining HR Policy, Jaime served 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.
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.