Bill Bankhead

SparkPoint Manager for Contra Costa College


Biographical Info

Bill is passionate about helping people get better at whatever they do. He comes to RCF with over 15 years of experience in the field of learning & development, including spending the last three years as a SparkPoint career coach.

Prior to that, he worked as both a college academic advisor and a financial aid representative. During that time, he also served four years on the Board of Directors for the local chapter of the Association for Training & Development (ATD Golden Gate), creating professional development activities and networking events.

Bill holds a Bachelor’s degree from the honors college at University of Oregon with a focus on outdoor education, allowing him to backpack his way through Europe for three months after graduation. More recently, he completed a Certificate in Nonprofit Management at Golden Gate University and started taking Spanish classes at the West Contra Costa adult school.

Outside of work, he is a self-identified geek with a love of science fiction, trivia and collaborative board games. He balances those pursuits by dabbling in nature photography and creative writing.

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Updated 2 months ago.