United in empowering the talent of today for the opportunities of tomorrow.
Our decision principles
Provide equitable access to individual's best pathway
Strive to be curious, confident, and trustworthy.
Provide equitable access to individual's best pathway
Strive to be curious, confident, and trustworthy.
Our Team
Nick Davis, Founding Partner
Nick Davis
Inventor and Product Leader
Kelly Bean, Learning Leader
Kelly Bean
Learning Leader
Mackenzie King, Operations Leader
Mackenzie King
Operations Leader
Jason Melton, Growth and Partnership Lead
Jason Melton
Growth & Partnership Lead
Nick Davis, Founding Partner
Nick Davis
Inventor and Product Leader
Kelly Bean, Learning Leader
Kelly Bean
Learning Leader
Mackenzie King, Operations Leader
Mackenzie King
Operations Leader
Emily Booker, Learning Manager
Emily Booker Howard
Learning Program Lead
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Binti Villinger
Learner Advocacy Lead
Jason Gleim
Lead Product Engineer
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Adam Hensley
Lead UX Designer
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Alexandra Cardi
Project Coordinator
Jason Melton, Growth and Partnership Lead
Jason Melton
Growth & Partnership Lead
Emily Booker, Learning Manager
Emily Booker Howard
Learning Program Lead
Jason Gleim
Lead Product Engineer
Adam Hensley
Lead UX Designer
Alexandra Cardi
Project Coordinator
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Binti Villinger
Learner Advocacy Lead
Advisory Board
Jordan Davis, SMRT Columbus
Jordan Davis
Executive Director

Smart Columbus

Jessica Kyle
Jessica Kyle
Development Program Manager

Kroger

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Desiree Polk-Bland, Ph.D.
Vice President of Student Affairs

Columbus State Community College

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Michael Wilkos
Senior Impact Director

United Way of Central Ohio

Jordan Davis, SMRT Columbus
Jordan Davis
Executive Director

Smart Columbus

Jessica Kyle
Jessica Kyle
Development Program Manager

Kroger

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Desiree Polk-Bland, Ph.D.
Vice President of Student Affairs

Columbus State Community College

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Matt Habash
President & CEO

Mid-Ohio Food Collective

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Patrick Bennett
Vice President for Academic Quality and Planning

Franklin University

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Terry Warnock
Executive Director of Campus Operations

Tech Elevator

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Stephanie Hightower
President and CEO

The Columbus Urban League

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Lisa Patt-McDaniel
CEO

Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio

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Michael Wilkos
Senior Impact Director

United Way of Central Ohio

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Matt Habash
President & CEO

Mid-Ohio Food Collective

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Patrick Bennett
Vice President for Academic Quality and Planning

Franklin University

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Terry Warnock
Executive Director of Campus Operations

Tech Elevator

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Stephanie Hightower
President and CEO

The Columbus Urban League

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Lisa Patt-McDaniel
CEO

Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio

ReadySkill in the News

“We’re not going to food bank our way out of this,” Matt Habash said. “We have to address the root causes, otherwise we’re going to get bigger and bigger and there’s no end in sight.”

Giving Ohioans new ways to find their dream job using the skills they already have! The ReadySkill App connects people they need to high-growth careers. The app also provides personalized equitable access to career coaching and mentorship to prepare the talent of today for the market opportunities of tomorrow. Users begin by entering their current skills and interests, and the platform guides them in selecting the best future career path and educational program for them.

IGS Energy’s Clean Energy for Everyone community investment program helps nonprofit organizations accelerate the adoption of clean energy, create higher paying jobs in the green sector and extend the benefits of renewable energy to underserved communities.

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ReadySkill Launches in Columbus, OH

Mid-Ohio Food Collective, in partnership with The Ohio State University, Schmidt Futures, Columbus State Community College, Franklin University, Smart Columbus, and the United Way is launching a platform to improve...

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