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TASK FORCE MEMBERS

The Future of Work Task Force comprises an array of leaders and experts from academia, labor, business, and policy representing local, national, and global perspectives. Members were appointed by Governor Phil Murphy to serve throughout the tenure of the taskforce. In addition to appointed Task Force members, several Administration officials also serve the Task Force in an advisory ex officio capacity. The Task Force is chaired by Dr. Beth Simone Noveck, the New Jersey State Chief Innovation Officer.

Beth Simone Noveck, Ph.D. - Task Force Chair

Chief Innovation Officer, State of New Jersey

Guy Berger, Ph.D.

Principal Economist, LinkedIn

Jay Bhatti

Co-Founder, BrandProject

Marie Blistan

President, New Jersey Education Association

Donna Chiera

President, American Federation of Teachers New Jersey

Alfa Melesse Demmellash

CEO and Co-founder, Rising Tide Capital

Adrienne Eaton, Ph.D.

Dean of the School of Management and Labor Relations, Rutgers University

Alastair (Al) Fitzpayne

Executive Director, Future of Work Initiative, Aspen Institute

Ray Greaves

Chairman and State Business Agent, Amalgamated Transit Union NJ State Council

Charles Hall

President, RWDSU Local 108

Seth Harris

Former Acting Secretary and Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor; Visiting Professor, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs

Philip Jennings

Former General Secretary, UNI Global Union

Indy Johar

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Project 00 & Dark Matter Laboratories

William T. Mullen

President, New Jersey State Building & Construction Trades Council

Fred Potter

Vice President At-Large, International Brotherhood of Teamsters

Shanel Robinson

Freeholder, Somerset County

Carmen Rojas, Ph.D.

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Workers Lab

Hetty Rosenstein

New Jersey Director, Communications Workers of America

Matthew Taylor

Chief Executive, Royal Society of Arts

Jennifer Velez

Former Commissioner, New Jersey Department of Human Services

Charles Wowkanech

President, New Jersey State AFL-CIO

Connie Yowell, Ph.D.

CEO/LRNG, EVP Southern New Hampshire University

EX OFFICIO ADMINISTRATION OFFICIALS

Robert Asaro-Angelo

Commissioner, Department of Labor and Workforce Development

Dennis Bone

Chair, State Employment and Training Commission

Chair, Board of Trustees, Newark Alliance

Kathleen Frangione

Chief Policy Advisor, Office of the Governor

George Helmy

Chief of Staff, Office of the Governor

Lamont Repollet, Ph.D.

Commissioner, Department of Education

Zakiya Smith Ellis, Ph.D.

Secretary of Higher Education

Tim Sullivan

President and CEO, New Jersey Economic Development Authority

Carl Van Horn, Ph.D.

Senior Advisor for Strategy and Planning, Office of the Governor

Distinguished Professor and Director, Heldrich Center for Workforce Development