Jonathan Dilley

Jonathan Dilley

Senior Vice President and Chief Talent Officer


Greenwood, IN


  • Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University (Certificate in Nonprofit Management)
  • The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania (Certificate in Strategy)
  • Wabash College (BA)

Path to PLTW

Education and economic development policy advisor

Jonathan Dilley has been advising public and private sector leaders for nearly 15 years. Starting in our nation’s capital as a legislative aide to a senior member of the U.S. House of Representatives, he provided counsel on a broad range of legislative issues, including education and economic development. Following that role, Jonathan served as vice president for FaegreBD Consulting, a national government relations advisory and advocacy firm, where he developed and executed strategies to advance clients’ legislative, regulatory, and business interests. At the same time, he also led the Indiana Forum, a group of more than 50 corporate government affairs professionals who do business in Indiana. 

Today, as Chief Talent Officer, Jonathan leads the Talent Experience Team that focuses on all aspects of the PLTW team member experience, from recruitment and retention to culture and professional development. Jonathan also heads the executive office of PLTW’s president and CEO, serving as principal consultant and advisor and working in collaboration with members of the Senior Leadership Team to develop and execute on organizational initiatives.

Jonathan serves on Indiana’s State Robotics Advisory Board as well as the Community Partners Committee of the Carey Ridge Parent Teacher Organization.