SOUTH BURLINGTON — Mary Anne Sheahan of Shelburne, has been hired by the Vermont Business Roundtable as executive director of the Vermont Talent Pipeline Management Program.
“The Roundtable and its VTPM partners around the state are very excited about this important next step toward the full realization of our program, which will improve alignment of employer needs with education and workforce programs, and grow Vermont’s economy,” said Roundtable President Lisa Ventriss.
The project is an employer-led and demand-driven model created by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to address workforce shortages. VTPM has focused on building collaboratives in the construction and health care industries. In 2018, its focus will expand into manufacturing and technology industries.
Sheahan worked for the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce. She will assume her new position Jan. 2.