West Coast Chapter

  • Are you a CFI or IAI member working or living on the West Coast?
  • Are you looking for exceptional professional development opportunities, educational programs, and networking functions?
  • Do you wish to contribute to the science of interviewing?

If yes is the answer, then welcome to the IAI West Coast Chapter.

Chapter leaders:

  • Chapter Chair: Andrea Jensen, CFI
  • 1st Vice Chair: Hector Erazo, CFI
  • 2nd Vice Chair: Matt Dawson, CFI
  • Secretary: Max Alonso
  • Membership/Education Chair: Heather Kasdan, CFI

What are the goals of the West Coast Chapter?

  1. Continued Education
  2. Networking
  3. Grow the Chapter
  4. Advance the CFI & IAI Brand
  5. Define Value for our Organizations

Who can join?

Anyone who is a CFI or an IAI member can attend the meetings as well as anyone interested in becoming a CFI or IAI member. You can also bring colleagues along to attend.

When will the meetings occur?

To start off there will be two meetings per year and then quarterly once the chapter is established.

Where will the meetings take place?

The IAI West Coast Chapter meetings will be held regionally in California, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, and other surrounding areas.

As the executive committee is currently engaged in chapter development, you have a unique opportunity to actively participate in the formation and direction of the West Coast Chapter.

Next West Coast Chapter Meeting
The next West Coast Chapter meeting will be Tuesday, October 23rd at Old Navy’s Headquarters in Mission Bay, San Francisco, CA.  The meeting will be from 9:30am to 12:30pm.There will be networking opportunities, presentations from industry experts and the chance to earn 1 hour of CEUs for each hour attended! Breakfast pastries and beverages will be served.

First West Coast Meeting Recap
The first IAI West Coast Chapter meeting since relaunching the chapter took place Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 from 12pm-4pm at the Office Depot Distribution Center in Garden Grove, CA.  Guest speakers included Wayne Hoover, CFI, Senior Partner at Wicklander-Zulawski and Executive Director of IAI, George Torres, CFI and the Garden Grove Police Department.