Anthony Carnevale

Anthony Carnevale is director and Research Professor of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.  Between 1996 and 2006, he served as Vice-President for Public Leadership at the Educational Testing Service (ETS).  While at ETS, Tony was appointed by President George Bush to serve on the White House Commission on Technology and Adult Education.  Before joining ETS, Tony was Director of Human Resource and Employment Studies at the Committee for Economic Development (CED). While at CED, he was appointed by President Clinton to chair the National Commission on Employment Policy. Tony was the founder and president of the Institute for Workplace Learning (IWL) between 1983 and 1993. While at the IWL, he was appointed by President Reagan to chair the human resources subcommittee on the White House Commission on Productivity between 1982 and 1984. Tony is the author or co-author of numerous publications on the links between education, career qualifications, and workforce demand, including most recently, “Failure to Launch: Structural Shift and the New Lost Generation” (2013). He earned his Ph.D. in public finance economics from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University.