2012 Higher Education Risk Management Conference - Speakers Biography
Chief Operations Officer
Kristi Weigant is the Chief Operations Officer at NextJob. She is responsible for overseeing both the operations and sales of the company including product design and fulfillment, customer service management and strategic sales partnerships. NextJob has partnered with The University of Texas System institutions to provide reemployment services since April 2011.
Prior to the development of NextJob, Kristi designed the nation’s first multimedia delivered, full semester high school economics course called Thinking Economics. The course won a first place finish in the New York Educational Multimedia Competition and set the standard for multimedia delivered education. She has a passion for developing opportunities for people to better themselves. Kristi holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Manitoba. She has taught both economics and international economics in multiple high schools as well as at Oregon Institute of Technology.