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Dr. William Watson

Director , SparkPoint

SparkPoint at Skyline College

Direct Phone: (650) ***-****       

Email: w***@***.edu

SparkPoint at Skyline College

Background Information

Employment History

Director, Center for Workforce Development
Skyline College

Director of Work Force Development
Skyline College

Chief Executive Officer
The Watson Insurance Group LLC


Board Member

Board Member
SparkPoint Centers

Board Member
Center for Workforce Development

The Watson Insurance Group LLC



Bachelor of Arts
Philosophy and Religion and Anthropology
University of Southern Mississippi

Doctorate of Education
Educational Leadership
San Francisco State University

Master of Science
Counseling Psychology
University of Southern Mississippi


San Francisco State University

Associate's degree

Master's degree
Counseling Psychology

Educational Leadership
San Francisco State University.


Web References (39 Total References)

William Watson, Ed.D., San ...

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William Watson, Ed.D., San Francisco State University. William directs SparkPoint at Skyline College, part of the United Way of the Bay Area's SparkPoint Initiative to cut Bay Area poverty in half by 2020. The model for SparkPoint is based on the Annie E. Casey Foundation's Center for Working Families. SparkPoint includes the English Language Institute, the Grove Scholars Program, the Center for Workforce Development, the Career Center and Employment Services and the Food Pantry. As Director of the Center for Workforce Development, William has partnered with regional Workforce Investment Boards to serve youth, adult, and dislocated workers. He currently serves as a member of the San Mateo County Workforce Investment Board - Youth Advisory Council. William earned an Associate's degree, a Bachelor's degree majoring in Philosophy | Comparative Religion and Anthropology (which included study in Peru and Mali), and he earned a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology. He recently conducted research on the role of social capital in Latino educational attainment to earn a doctorate in Educational Leadership from San Francisco State University. william.watson@smccd.edu650-738-7035 Skyline College Building One, Floor Two, Room 1221.

"Traditionally, colleges have worked with ...

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"Traditionally, colleges have worked with students to access financial aid resources that are available through federal and state financial aid programs administered through the colleges," said William Watson, director of Sparkpoint.

Alameda Times-Star Online - Business News

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Biotechnology professors from Skyline worked closely with Genentech to develop training specific to Genentech's needs, said William Watson, director of work force development at Skyline.

The aim was to prepare workers to quickly re-enter the workforce with a living wage and move up the career ladder to jobs of increasing stability.
"This is more than just short-term job training," said Watson.

The Watson Insurance Group, LLC • Our Company

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Identifying these limitations and their affect on small and mid-sized businesses, Bill Watson set out to address them, founding The Watson Insurance Group, LLC in 1999 with the idea of tailoring insurance programs to meet the unique needs of individual businesses, while maintaining the personal touch of a smaller agency.

Conference | CCCSFAAA

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Dr. William Watson, SparkPoint Center, Skyline College

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