In this episode, we speak with Alex Kelley the Center on Rural Innovation's, Broadband and Future of Work Program Manager. Alex provide insight into how the COVID crisis is affecting CORI's mission and their municipality partners. He helps us understand some of the best practices he's seeing in the marketplace, We dig into the digital economic ecosystems he's helping create, and we talk about the future of work. More on the Center for Rural Innovation at: https://ruralinnovation.us The Center on Rural Innovation (CORI) is an action tank dedicated to addressing the challenges of rural American economies. Our work centers around three activities: building models for economic development that make sense for the 21st century, creating data and mapping tools so that rural stakeholders can do more impactful work, and directly investing in rural startups to empower communities to build wealth and jobs.