Molly Turner

Marketing Program Manager at Readyforce


I run Readyforce's programs and partnerships to advocate for students and grow our network. Love Readyforce and want to help spread the word at your campus? Email me at and say hello!

Work History

Nov 2012 May 2013 Director of Communications

Lead user research, program development, site messaging, user acquisition, and user engagement and retention analysis for pre-Olympiad mathematics students. Managed product changes that increased user activity for this cohort by 42%.

● Lead research and development of Brilliant Core Mathematics, a new program to increase engagement of a critical, new target demographic: pre-Olympiad mathematics students. Developed and ran surveys and interviews of 8 students. Resulted in the conception of the new pilot program. Supervised a content creation team of three and collaborated with the product and growth teams to develop and launch the program. Delivered program on time and exceeded engagement targets in the first week.

● Hone messaging and layout on the website to better communicate product benefits. Write positioning statements, collaborate with creative team on art, and implement new website pages with the in-house technical team.

Aug 2010 Nov 2012
The University of Chicago Global Health Initiative Program Coordinator

● Fundraising and partnerships: contributed to raising over $1.6 million dollars in grants, and foundation and personal gifts through generating content and cultivating donor relationships, in addition to managing funded projects.

● Project management: planned and executed a 5-day workshop in Gwagwalada, Nigeria in partnership with local organizing committee on the fundamentals of clinical research with over 65 participants and 8 resource persons.

Jun 2009 Sep 2009
The University of Chicago, New York, Office of Alumni Relations and Development Jeff Metcalf Summer Fellow


2006 2010

Fields of Study

  • Biological Sciences
  • History


  • Blogging
  • Clinical Research
  • Data Analysis
  • Event Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Healthcare
  • Higher Education
  • International Development
  • Leadership
  • Lifesciences
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Molecular Biology
  • Philanthropy
  • Politics
  • Program Development
  • Project Management
  • Research
  • Stata
  • Strategic Communications
  • Sustainability
  • Technical Writing
  • Training