Team

Our “talent cloud” of professionals, mentors, investors, serial entrepreneurs, and board members surrounds Vermont’s emerging businesses with the skills, experiences and networks they need to start, scale, and succeed.

David Bradbury

David Bradbury

President, Seed Fund Manager

Sam Roach-Gerber

Sam Roach-Gerber

Director of Innovation

Phoebe Lo

Phoebe Lo

Operations Coordinator

Taylor Kracher

Taylor Kracher

Associate

Directors & Advisors

Frank Cioffi

Frank Cioffi

President of GBIC & Cynosure, Chair of Vermont Technology Council and VCET Chair

Chair, Board of Directors

Elizabeth Robinson

Elizabeth Robinson

Assoc. Dean of the College for Creativity, Engagement & Careers at Middlebury College

Board of Directors

Mike Lane

Mike Lane

Private Investor, CEO of Fluency, former founder and Chief Operations Officer of Dealer.com

Board of Directors

Dr. John Evans

Dr. John Evans

Adviser for Business Engagement, University of Vermont, VCET Founder

Board of Directors

Janette Bombardier

Janette Bombardier

Chief Engineering Officer at Chroma Technologies

Board of Directors

Briar Alpert

Briar Alpert

President and CEO of BioTek Instruments, Inc. and VCET Vice Chair

Board of Directors

Scott Bailey

Scott Bailey

Chief Growth Officer, MassChallenge

Board of Directors

Lisa Ventriss

Lisa Ventriss

President and CEO of the Vermont Business Roundtable

Board of Directors

Dr. Richard Schneider

Dr. Richard Schneider

President of Norwich University

Board of Directors

H. Kenneth Merritt Jr.

H. Kenneth Merritt Jr.

Managing Director, Merritt & Merritt

Investment Committee Member

Jim Robinson

Jim Robinson

MultiStrat Advisors Inc., Founder of Middlebury Securities LLC

Investment Committee Member

Gavin Berger

Gavin Berger

Entrepreneur and Entertainment Executive

Board of Directors

Don Laackman

Don Laackman

President, Champlain College

Board of Directors

David Rosowsky

David Rosowsky

Provost and Senior Vice President, University of Vermont

Board of Directors

Christopher W. Allen

Christopher W. Allen

Research Active Emeritus Professor of Chemistry

Science Advisor

Dr. Richard Galbraith

Dr. Richard Galbraith

Vice President for Research, University of Vermont

Advisor

Strategic Investors

Special thanks to our Partners

US Senator Patrick Leahy

US Senator Patrick Leahy

University of Vermont

University of Vermont

Consolidated Communications

Consolidated Communications

Vermont Technology Council

Vermont Technology Council

Middlebury College

Middlebury College

State of Vermont

State of Vermont

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