Danielle Metzinger currently serves as a Learning and Development Specialist at CalSTRS. Previously she worked in training at the California Department of Education and in statewide workforce development programs at CalHR. Danielle also regularly contributes to statewide projects and initiatives in partnership with CalHR and other organizations. Most recently, Danielle is working with CalHR to facilitate sessions with executive staff to help them identify and prioritize workforce issues in their organization.

In addition to her work, Danielle is the Membership Director for the Organizational Development Special Interest Group (ODSIG) – a professional development group of about 80 state employees committed to improvement in state government. In her spare time, Danielle enjoys spending time with family and friends and enjoying the various arts and cultural events around her neighborhood in midtown Sacramento.