Jean works for both the Colorado Workforce Development Council Office and the Colorado Department of Higher Education. In this role, she works to ensure alignment and coordination across the workforce and higher education throughout Colorado. One of Jean’s main responsibilities during the year is to write the state’s Talent Pipeline Report. She also represents the CWDC and CDHE on the Workforce Intelligence Data Expert (WIDE) Team. Jean holds a master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology from the University of Minnesota Duluth and is interested in talent acquisition, talent development, and organizational change management. Outside her current role, Jean enjoys spending her time exploring Colorado by hiking and camping.