Jaimie Francis

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Vice President, Policy & Programs

Jaimie M. Francis is vice president of policy and programs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Center for Education and Workforce—the nonprofit affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce dedicated to strengthening the nation’s educational standards and the quality of its workforce. 

Francis develops and oversees the Chamber Foundation's programs for workforce development. She manages its Talent Pipeline Management® (TPM) initiative and its 500+ member National Learning Network of TPM practitioners and partners. Francis is a faculty member for the TPM Academy®, a training for state and local chamber, business association, and economic development agency leaders, as well as employers, to learn the TPM approach to drive partnerships with their education and training providers based on industry need. 

Earlier in her career, Francis worked for the Division of Student and Academic Support Services at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She began her career as an admissions counselor for her undergraduate alma mater, Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in sociology. She received her Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration from The George Washington University’s Graduate School of Education and Human Development.

Originally from Tallahassee, Florida, Francis lives in Maryland with her family.