myFutureNC is a new, statewide commission focusing on educational attainment, bringing together North Carolina’s thought leaders in education, business, philanthropy, faith‐based and nonprofit communities and ex‐officio representatives from the North Carolina General Assembly and Governor’s office.
The Commission’s primary goal is to create a multi‐year plan and a broad‐based agenda for a stronger, more competitive North Carolina. The work of the Commission is to:
“Two of every three new jobs now require some form of post-secondary education – whether that’s training credentials, an associate degree, a four-year degree or higher. This reality underscores how critical education is to career growth and how important it is to increasing economic mobility.”
- Andrea Smith, Bank of America CAO and myFutureNC co-chair
To reach these objectives, the Commission will address three key questions: