Michael Bettersworth is vice chancellor and chief policy officer for Texas State Technical College. TSTC offers 180 certificates and degrees at 10 locations across the State of Texas. Michael’s career has focused on developing novel approaches to aligning educational outcomes with industry needs in order to maximize student earnings and economic impact. His work has included research publications on emerging technologies and development of the nation’s first funding model based entirely on student earnings outcomes. Michael is now leading the development of SkillsEngine, a suite of web tools and data services that use artificial intelligence to analyze and refine curriculum, resumes, and job postings.