Jeffery Wallace

Executive Director, LeadersUp

Jeffery Wallace is the executive director of LeadersUp, a mission-driven organization launched in collaboration with Starbucks and some of its largest US suppliers that is committed to disrupting the youth unemployment crisis through employer-led initiatives.

Authored Content

  • Feb 27 2015
    Blog Post Jobs for Disconnected Youth and Talent for Suppliers A version of this post also appeared on Stanford Social Innovation Review. In the United States today, many companies are in a “talent war,” struggling to find skilled workers to fill entry- to advanced-level positions. At the same time 5.8 million young people between the ages of 16 and 24 are not in school and […] Jeffery Wallace