Jeff Douglas has over 29 years of experience in the public sector working in management and as an internal consultant with subject matter expertise in a wide variety of organization development and talent management topics.
Before retiring from State service with a formal California Senate Resolution commendation in 2018, Jeff served as Chief of the Workforce Development and Special Projects Division at the California Department of Human Resources where he oversaw statewide program and policy work associated with workforce/succession planning, leadership development, employee engagement, recruitment and training for a civil service workforce that exceeded 220,000 employees. In his civil service career, Jeff also lead strategic business planning initiatives and he implemented enterprise governance models at multiple state departments.
Jeff has served as President of the Sacramento Area Organization Development Network and Chair of the California Network of Learning Professionals Board. Jeff holds a B.S. degree in Business, Accounting from California State University Fresno and he is a retired Major from the California Air National Guard. Jeff currently serves as the Director of Veteran Programs at DVBE Connect in Sacramento and he is a founding member and Chair of the Leadership Team at the Sacramento Veterans Employer Resource Group.