Rola is a Project Manager supporting TEC’s Data, Policy and Reporting team and has over seven years of management experience in government grants and contracts. Prior to TEC, Rola worked with Long Beach Community College District where she handled administration and implementation of grant initiative programs to provide Career & Technical Education to emerging careers in EE and sustainability. This included development, implementation, and reporting of activities in compliance with District, State and Federal requirements. At Long Beach Community College District, she also provided guidance to small businesses by conducting over 50 workshops to help small businesses create business plans, which included assisting them in market analysis. Most recently, she has worked as an Economic Workforce Development Program Consultant for LA Community College District where she assisted in the planning, development and management of career pathways in career-technical education.