Vermont Enterprise Journal 5 seasoned leaders with experience in schooling, enterprise, and innovation have joined the Vermont Expertise Council.
Alex Hernandez, president, Champlain Faculty; Lindsay Kurrle, VT secretary of Commerce and Group Growth; Mark Anarumo, president, Norwich College; Kirk Dombrowski, vice chairman of analysis, College of Vermont; and Pam Mackenzie, serial know-how government and nonprofit chief, have joined the Council.
“These people advance the Council’s purpose of a vibrant, sustainable, and inclusive innovation financial system in Vermont,” stated Frank Cioffi, Council chair and president of the Better Burlington Industrial Company (GBIC).
The brand new Council members be a part of Frank Cioffi, president of GBIC, Robert Miller, CEO of the Vermont State Staff Credit score Union (VSECU) and Dr. John Evans, chair of PC Building.
With help from Governor Phil Scott’s administration and the College of Vermont, the Council works to construct a stronger and extra sustainable ecosystem for Vermonters by supporting science, know-how, innovation, and entrepreneurship. The Council fosters a community that brings collectively analysis from Vermont’s entrepreneurs, faculties and universities, and authorities.
Shifting ahead, the Council is targeted on 4 targets: Workforce Growth, R&D Pipeline, Innovation Tradition, and Infrastructure and helps key efforts round:
Expertise and innovation coverage (Vermont Science & Expertise Plan, Vermont EPSCoR, UVM Workplace of Engagement and the Vermont Expertise Alliance)
Entrepreneurship in increased schooling (UVM ARC program, scholar internships)
Startups & Ecosystem occasions throughout Vermont communities (VCET, TechJam)
Growing STEM sources and packages in Vermont Okay-12 schooling (Vermont Academy of Scientists and Engineers)
The 501 c (3) Vermont Expertise Council is offering annual funding by the College of Vermont and is run by the Vermont Middle for Rising Applied sciences (VCET). For extra info, go to vermonttechnologycouncil.com.
Burlington, Vt. (September 16, 2022) – Vermont Expertise Council