Through applied research and technical assistance, Economic & Workforce Development staff seek to advance Maine's economy and build Maine's workforce. Staff bring their expertise in economic impact analysis and modeling, forecasting, and strategic planning to their work with communities and organizations. They work with organizations and agencies to develop and implement professional development programs and partner with a broad range of stakeholders to develop innovative economic development solutions that contribute to Maine's economy.
Below is a sample list of current centers and initiatives:
- Center for Learning
The Center for Learning promotes excellence in the mental health workforce.
Please contact Nadine Edris for more information: email@example.com
- Maine Center for Business and Economic Research (MCBER)
MCBER is an essential resource in supporting Maine’s economy.
Please contact Ryan Wallace for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Maine Economic Improvement Fund (MEIF)
MEIF@USM, administered by the Cutler Institute, is an investment tool that enables USM to contribute to a thriving economy in Maine by seeding initiatives in strategic target areas.
Please contact Terry Shehata for more information: email@example.com