ACEDC Annual Meeting & New Board Members

ACEDC CELEBRATES 2017 ANNUAL MEETING &

ANNOUNCES NEW 2018 BOARD MEMBERS & OFFICERS

At the recent 23nd Annual Meeting of the Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC), keynote speaker Don Macke from the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship discussed “The Road Ahead for Rural Economic Development in Addison County”. Click here for a link to his presentation and here for the Addison County Development Opportunity Profile. This annual meeting was also an opportunity to thank outgoing Executive Director Robin Scheu for her 9 years of service to the organization. Attendees also welcomed incoming director Fred Kenney. The meeting was held at the Kirk Alumni Center at Middlebury College.

 

The following board members were unanimously elected effective January 1, 2018:

1-Year Term

Caroline Carpenter, National Bank of Middlebury

Bill Townsend, J.P. Carrara & Sons/VT Industrial Parks

1st Three Year Term:

John Kiernan, Otter Creek Engineering

Stephanie Pope, Agri-Mark

 

The following outgoing board members were recognized and thanked for their service:

Chris KnappCountry Home Products/GeneracPresident

Sarah CowanNational Bank of Middlebury, Treasurer

Ben Anderson-RayTrinitas Advisors

 

At a recent Board of Directors meeting, the following new officers for the organization were selected:

President: Marie Jewett, Co-operative Insurance Companies

Vice President: Sarah Morris, Basin Harbor Club

Treasurer: Matthew Curran, Middlebury College

Secretary: Jeff Fritz, City of Vergennes

At-Large: Mark Bellinger, United Technologies Aerospace Systems (UTAS)