|Description:||This photograph showed from front to back, VP for Programs, CDC Foundation, Verla Neslund as she was presenting details of individual learning accounts to the CDC’s Excellence in Learning Council (ELC). Other members present were (front to back) Dir. of the Div. of Emergency Preparedness and Response, Lynn Steel; Sr. Service Fellow, Joan Cioffi; Dir. of the Office of Workforce and Career Development (OWCD), Stephen B. Thacker.|
The Excellence in Learning Council (ELC) provides guidance and operational direction to workforce and career development programs across CDC. Modeled after the Excellence in Science Committee, the Council ensures that strategic workforce activities, including educational training, are of the highest quality, and are aligned with agency-wide goals. The target audience includes not only CDC staff, but also the rest of the nation’s public health workforce.