Melanie Smit has been the Workforce Development Director for Vermont’s Economic Services Division for the past four years. Smit focuses on strategic and operational activities with an emphasis on employee retention through clear and concise performance expectations and highly effective and supportive training.
Smit, manages cross divisional initiatives with an eye towards process performance where she applies her LEAN Green Belt Certification and experience with project management and business analysis. Her experience spans from various technological system design to working on development of coaching support in the office.
Smit was born and raised in Oregon and now resides in Vermont with her family.