Molly Elgin-Cossart

Director, Rework America Task Force, Markle Foundation
Policy and Partnerships: Solutions From Across the States
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Molly Elgin-Cossart is Director of the Rework America Task Force, an initiative of the Markle Foundation comprised of diverse leaders from technology, business, labor, education and the public sector who are committed to developing bold, practical, non-partisan solutions to building a skills-based labor market that works for all Americans. Elgin-Cossart has extensive cross-sector experience focused on policies and practices that ensure equal opportunity for everyone in the digital economy and leads the Markle Foundation’s work at the state level through the Skillful State Network, a collaboration among 20 state governors to accelerate the development and deployment of effective skills-based practices to transform their labor markets. Previously, she was a Principal at the Omidyar Network, an impact investing firm, and Chief of Staff of the United Nations High-Level Panel that produced the groundwork for what are now the Sustainable Development Goals.