Western Governors University, Salt Lake City, has appointed Van Ton-Quinlivan to its Board of Trustees. Ton-Quinlivan is a thought leader in workforce development with experience driving large scale-system change. Ton-Quinlivan spent nearly eight years serving in leadership roles with the California Community Colleges, most recently as the executive vice chancellor of workforce and digital futures for the 115-institution system. Her career spans the public, private and nonprofit sectors. Prior to the California Community Colleges, she held leadership roles with Pacific Gas and Electric, including serving as director of workforce development. She is now executive-in-residence at the Institute for the Future (IFTF), where she examines the ways technology impacts learners, institutions and employment.