Lennie Ciufo is the Director of the award winning Job Training department at Los Angeles Valley College and has served as its leader since 1994. He celebrated 21 years of service, the efforts of Mr. Ciufo have resulted in more than 22,000 jobs for the local community as well as having upgraded skills for more than 18,500 individuals. During his tenure, his string of successes have been touted by such high-visibility companies as Baxter Healthcare, Inc.; Grifols, Inc.; and the Metropolitan Transit Authority (Metro), while being recognized by the City of Los Angeles. In 1975, he joined the staff at the college, working in the school’s business department. At the same time, Mr. Ciufo owned and managed his own business, giving him valuable insight into the needs of the workplace as well as curriculum development, a specialized commodity used extensively by Job Training today as they work with various companies.
Ciufo holds a Masters degree in Education and a Bachelors degree in Business from the University of Colorado at Boulder.