Ed Trumbull is leading ICF’s disaster recovery, workforce innovation, and inclusive economic transformation practice. In the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), Ed is the project director for Restoring Futures, which is a nearly $5 million Trade and Economic Transition National Dislocated Worker Grant awarded to ICF by the U.S. Department of Labor. Restoring Futures leverages the best practices from ICF’s Port Covington Workforce Strategy project, which is a $5.5 billion redevelopment in Baltimore, Maryland projected to create up to 70,000 jobs.
Ed is also a subject matter expert for ICF’s USDOL-funded national Cybersecurity Youth Apprenticeship Intermediary project. Prior to joining ICF, Ed was the workforce, K-12, apprenticeship, and higher education advisor to Governor William Donald Schaefer. He also staffed the Governor’s Workforce Development Board and served as executive director of a local Workforce Development Board and architect of its nationally recognized American Job Centers system. In his career, Ed has served as a management consultant to the leadership of the U.S. Departments of Labor and Commerce, and was also an executive member of several national workforce organizations. He received a master’s degree in project management from the University of Maryland, College Park and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Claremont McKenna College.