Dreams for Drive (Beta)
Entrepreneurial Motivation for Career Counseling
About The Course
Kristen Daniel is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of KnewSkill, a social enterprise that designs soft skills content for businesses and organizations preparing returning citizens and other adult learners with barriers for the 21st-century workplace.
A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Kristen is a graduate of Florida A&M University with a B.S. in Business Administration and earned an MBA from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Kristen’s skills include business-to-business sales, instructional design, live instruction and project management.
In 2016, Kristen received two invitations to the White House to share her expertise and work with the formerly incarcerated. In 2017, she received the Federal Bureau of Prisons Volunteer of the Year Award for US Penitentiary Atlanta and was one of ten female social entrepreneurs chosen for the 2017 Center for Civic Innovation Women's Fellowship, an investment supported by the Sarah Blakely Foundation.