Kal Kunkel serves as the Vice President of Operations for Workforce Development at Eckerd Connects. An experienced workforce development executive and thought leader for the past 30 years, Kal has a demonstrated history of success serving in a variety of leadership positions in the United States Navy, Workforce Development Boards, County Government, U.S. Department of Labor, and his own consulting firm. He is skilled in business development, fiscal management, large scale operations implementation, succession planning, and change management. As the Vice President of Operations for Workforce Development, Mr. Kunkel is responsible for $25 Million of workforce programming across six states with over 200 staff serving over 30,000 individuals annually. He works to implement innovative strategies to expand regional workforce services impact programs nationwide.