Presenters

Our Staffing World 2021 presenters represent a broad range of perspectives and expertise.

Kathy Hardy launched Kelly Discover, which highlights historically overlooked talent to foster and grow a diverse, stable workforce. With Discover, she expands her previous successes of placing talent to include individuals on the autism spectrum and other undiscovered talent groups. In addition, Hardy is a successful serial entrepreneur. She has been the driving force in three successful startup businesses and knows the joy of picking the right time and place for a new idea. Over 20 years, she has helped lead global staffing organizations that included incorporating coaching practices to develop leaders and assembling highly interdependent specialized teams. Her innovative business models not only drove business success but also moved social mission initiatives forward. She developed the Leaders of Tomorrow program and continues to mentor participants today.