garrett moran

Garrett Moran

Former President, Year Up

Garrett Moran was, until recently, chair of the Governor’s Workforce Council in Connecticut after having served six years as the president of Year Up, a nonprofit organization that provides technical and life skills training to low-income high school graduates who are not employed or enrolled in an educational institution. Previously he served as the COO of Blackstone’s Private Equity Group, as president of MMC Capital, and as vice chairman and co-head of the banking group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Garrett has served on several nonprofit boards, including 4CT, Middlebury College, The Posse Foundation, the Blackstone Foundation, the Connecticut Council for Education Reform and as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Brunswick School. He currently serves on the National Board of Directors for Year Up. Garrett received a BA from Middlebury College and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.