SPEAKER

Alex Beck

Workforce and Education Program Manager
Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation
Brattleboro, VT

Alex Beck, is a Brattleboro resident and SIT Graduate, coming from a background in Nonprofit and Social Business Management. Alex holds a MA in Service, Leadership, and Management and wrote his thesis on the impact of Information Communication Technology on NGO’s in Rwanda, where he lived and worked prior to co-founding a civic technology start-up in Downtown Rutland. He has extensive experience in community development, youth leadership, and social entrepreneurism in rural economies in the U.S and abroad. Alex has resided in Windham County for over 4 years, and currently lives in Brattleboro. At BDCC, he coordinates the Southern Vermont Young Professionals, Fast Tracks to Success High School Career Awareness Program, the Six Colleges Internship Program, and the Business Cluster Roundtable Initiative. Through these programs, and others, Alex facilitates the creation, organization, and distribution of regional workforce and education opportunities for Vermonters throughout the Windham region.