Bobbie is an associate for the Colorado Workforce Development Office focused on developing regional career pathway systems for the retail sector. This includes gathering, analyzing, and translating data in a meaningful way and communicating with regional sector partnerships within the retail industry to gather information. Bobbie uses that information to construct retail career pathway systems and programs that emphasize work-based learning to upskill incumbent workers. Bobbie graduated from Colorado State University with a BS in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and a minor in Business Administration, grew her love for and knowledge of local politics and workforce development as a workforce vitality specialist with the Boulder Chamber of Commerce. Outside of work Bobbie can be found running around the local trail systems, hiking, mountain biking, and exploring Colorado's many local breweries.