2021 Conference Speaker Bios
Jacqueline Ivy Hardin
Jacqueline Ivy Hardin is the Managing Director of Per Scholas, a national organization that prepares individuals traditionally underrepresented in technology for high-growth careers in the industry. Jacqueline leads the strategic and programmatic direction for Per Scholas in the Seattle market and previously led workforce development initiatives in Indiana, California, and Washington.
Her past roles include leadership positions in nonprofit as Senior Program Manager for Get Schooled where she led the organization’s efforts to support opportunity youth as they prepare for, find, and succeed in their first jobs; in city government as Project Manager for the Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles developing an employment platform that connects young Angelenos to jobs, training, and social support services; and in retail as a Human Resources Manager for Target Corporation.