View Creation of Skillful State Network: Colorado Governor and Markle Foundation Announce 20 Member States, Enumerate Collaboration Objectives, Cite Availability of “Playbook”

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, Zoë Baird, CEO and president of the Markle Foundation, announced that twenty governors are joining together to form the Skillful State Network, a collaboration to transform the U.S. labor market at scale to one that is skills-based, in which people can demonstrate or obtain the skills needed for good digital economy jobs.


For more information on the Skillful State Network, go here. Those states interested in joining the network should contact Skillful CEO Beth Cobert at, (212) 713-7633.

Download the Skillful State Playbook here

Find more information about Skillful here