Kristi Clouse serves as the executive director of operations for JobsOhio. She oversees JobsOhio’s identification of job creation opportunities, project management and incentive programs ensuring a streamlined experience for companies.
Kristi has served as director of project management for JobsOhio. Before joining JobsOhio, Kristi held various positions in economic development, including stints with the Ohio Department of Development’s Strategic Business Investment Division and Allen Economic Development Group in Allen County, Ohio.
Kristi, a graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Economic Development Institute and Ohio’s Basic Economic Development Course, earned her bachelor’s degree in communication and business from Bluffton University.
Kristi’s accolades include the Lima Young Professional’s “2007 Emerging Young Professional of the Year” award and the 2008 West Central Ohio Business Journal’s “20 Under 40″ business award. She has also served on numerous community and leadership boards.