Higher Education and the Business Community



The Somerset County Business Partnership hosted a historic event on June 20th, 2018. A panel of distinguished higher education leaders highlighted the resources they have available to Somerset County's business community for student engagement, program support, and strategic research.

The panel included representatives from Raritan Valley Community College, Rutgers University, NJIT, and Princeton University.


Check out the presentations and the resources from the event.


RVCC President, Michael McDonough led the discussion on how we can build vibrant connections with higher education to help shape a stronger economy in New Jersey and Somerset County in particular!





Jaimie Testai
Program Development Specialist
Office of Research and Economic Development
Rutgers University



Gale Tenen Spak
Associate VP of Continuing Professional Education
New Jersey Institute of Technology




Gregory Mass
Executive Director of Career Development Services
New Jersey Institute of Technology






Coleen Burrus
Director, Corporate Engagement & Foundation Relations
Princeton University