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Zach Boren

Guest Speaker

    Professional affiliation

    Senior Policy Program Manager, Urban Institute's Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population

    Full Biography

    Zach Boren is a senior policy program manager in the Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population, where he leads a variety of apprenticeship-focused projects, including youth apprenticeship, and is a technical expert on registered apprenticeship and equal employment opportunity. Before working at Urban, Boren spent more than a decade with the US Department of Labor, where he was the director of registered apprenticeship and policy.

    Boren worked with US Coast Guard on congressional affairs and on Capitol Hill. He was selected by the Aspen Institute as a Marano Fellow, participating in their Sector Skills Academy. A native of Indiana, Boren received a bachelor’s from Indiana University and a master’s from The Catholic University of America.