Industry Partners

California will provide a world-class education for all students, from early childhood to adulthood. The Department of Education serves our state by innovating and collaborating with educators, schools, parents, and community partners. Together, as a team, we prepare students to live, work, and thrive in a highly connected  world.

Del Taco first opened its doors back in 1964, when Ed Hackbarth’s taco stand and hamburger stand combined to form a business that has served its customers and owners well ever since. By serving freshly prepared, value for the money Mexican and American favorites, Del Taco’s unique business model positioned it to grow to over 500 restaurants in 17 states, making it the second largest quick-service restaurant concept in the Mexican category. 

Lowe's has been helping our customers improve the places they call home for more than 60 years. Lowe's operates more than 1,700 stores in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), incorporated in California in 1905, is one of the largest natural gas and electric energy companies in the United States. PG&E has been a sponsor and strong supporter of the SkillsUSA California organization for the past several years. Providing human resources to the organization as volunteer Board members, regional conference liasions and volunteers, and corporate and individual monetary donations that have assisted students and advisors to fully participate in SkillsUSA California events and activities, PG&E is our leading business and industry partner.