Jonathan Lucus is executive director of NSITE, a talent management enterprise of National Industries for the Blind providing a continuum of employment services that connect employers with talented, dedicated people who are blind, visually impaired, and/or veterans to meet their workforce needs.
Mr. Lucus is an internationally recognized expert in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), with nearly 20 years of workforce development experience supporting people with disabilities, immigrants, and other underserved populations. He has served as a consultant to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. State Department, the European Union, and numerous countries on workforce issues, including serving as a State Department fellow advising the Egyptian Parliament and several ministries on implementation of national disability workforce initiatives.
His contributions to migrant workforce integration and training programs have been recognized by the United Nations High Commissioner of Refugees as an international best practice. Currently working on a doctorate in Organizational Change and Leadership at Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California, Mr. Lucus holds an executive master’s degree in leadership from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., and a Master of Public Affairs from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.