Kamilah Lewis

Washington, DC

March 5-6

Jill Buban, PhD

Jill Buban, PhD

Chief Growth Officer
EdPlus at Arizona State University

With more than twenty years of leadership experience in postsecondary education institutions and national non-profits, Dr. Jill Buban is one of the nation’s leading experts in workforce education and future proof learning solutions for working learners. As Vice President and General Manager of EdAssist by Bright Horizons, Dr. Buban helps companies reimagine the role of education in the workplace and understand how it can be a tool not only to entice new talent and encourage retention, but also to inspire adult learners to build meaningful skills, explore new professional pathways, and nurture a career that is aligned with the needs of tomorrow’s workforce. From health care to tech, banking to retail, Dr. Buban has forged relationships with and gathered insights from senior leaders in every industry – insights that can inform how we shape the national debate around the future of work post-COVID and help employees find purpose and happiness in work. Previously, Dr. Buban served in senior roles at multiple postsecondary institutions, spearheading efforts to expand quality educational opportunities and access to nontraditional students. She also led two national organizations (Unizin Consortium and the Online Learning Consortium) where she honed expertise on innovation and impact in learning. She has built a sterling reputation as an expert in higher education and adult learning, and is a recognized influencer in workforce development and education technology.

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