College and Career Readiness Task Force

Chair: Mark Foley, Jr., Owner & President, Foley Services, Inc. and MKF Properties
Vice Chair: John Wilking, President Neville Companies, Inc.


Don Baker, Vermont Market President

Renee Bourget-Place, Office Managing Partner

Seth Bowden, Vice President
Greater Burlington Industrial Corp.

Sara Byers, President
Leonardo’s Pizza

Frank Cioffi, President
Cynosure / Greater Burlington Industrial Corp.

Brig. Gen. Joel Clark, Assistant Adjutant General – Air
Vermont National Guard

Tom Clavelle, Executive Vice President & CFO
Engelberth Construction

Maj. Gen. Steven Cray, Adjutant General for the State of Vermont
Vermont National Guard

Mark Crow, President
Tenth Crow Creative

Peter Engard, General Manager
Hilton Burlington

Richard Galbraith, Vice President for Research
The University of Vermont

Dimitri Garder, CEO
Global-Z International, Inc.

Geoff Gevalt, Executive Director
Young Writers Project

Steven Gordon, President & CEO
Brattleboro Memorial Hosptial

Brig. Gen. Mike Heston, U.S. Army Land Component Commander
Vermont National Guard

Joyce Judy, President
Community College of Vermont

Don Laackman, President
Champlain College

Maj. Gregg Langevin
Vermont Army National Guard

Lindsey Lathrop-Ryan, Advisor of Community Engagement
Change the Story

Kathy Lavoie, Executive Director
Franklin/Grand Isle Workforce Investment Board

Patrick Leduc, CIO and Vice President of Career & Education Outreach
Vermont Student Assistance Corp.

Stephanie Mapes, President & CEO
Paul Frank + Collins P.C.

Andrew Martin, CEO
Neagley & Chase Construction

Casey McNeil, Manager of Financial Reporting
Merchants Bank

Michael Seaver, President, Vermont (ex-officio)
People’s United Bank

Timo Shaw, President
VBT Bicycling & Walking Vacations, Country Walkers and CW Safaris

Dan Smith, President & CEO
Vermont Community Foundation

Win Smith, President
Sugarbush Resort

Joe Speidel, Director of Local Government and Community Relations
The University of Vermont


State Map Identifying School Regions with Existing and Emerging Work-Based Learning Opportunities (Download Here)
Making Connections: Building the Pipeline and Identifying Work-Based Learning Opportunities in Your Community (Download Here)
Making Connections: Contacts to Assist with Work-Based Learning Opportunities
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