Katy Belot is Vice President, Education & Workforce at the Partnership for New York City, a nonprofit business leadership organization. She manages a portfolio that includes issues related to early childhood through post-secondary education, skills training and career pathways and long-term unemployment. Through an agreement with the Department of Education Ms. Belot has served as a liaison between the Partnership and the City, working to ensure greater connectively in support of public education since April 2013. Ms. Belot joined the Partnership in 2011 as Director of Research and Policy. Before moving to New York City, she served as legislative liaison and policy advisor to former Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius.