Kimberlee Carlile Influences Young Generations

“Bringing industry and education together to fill our talent pipeline in Utah has been one of the most rewarding experiences,” says Kimberlee Carlile, the director at Talent Ready Utah. And helping students feel empowered has been a passion of hers since graduating from Utah Valley University. Her vision for pathway programs has lead to her spearheading many government initiatives, including facilitating the Utah Diesel Tech Pathways program, the Utah Medical Innovations Pathways program, and the Utah Tech Pathways program. She is also playing a critical role in Governor Herbert’s designation of 2018 as the “Year of Technical Education.” “When I look back at my education, I’m very appreciative of the experiences I was able to have,” says Ms. Carlile. “I am thrilled to help work with educators to provide those same opportunities to students today.”