Manager of Program Development, GIS
Merideth Bahr-Andreucci is the Manager of Program Development at the Golisano Institute for Sustainability who, through the Rochester Institute of Technology, led the proposal for and administrative development of the REMADE Institute. Merideth is an instrumental figure in maintaining and developing partner relationships, leveraging her experience in both the public and private sectors to forge strategic alliances across a diverse community of academic, industrial and governmental stakeholders. Prior to her work with GIS on the REMADE Institute, Merideth worked with the Empire State Development public-benefit corporation, a division of the New York State Department of Economic Development, where she acted as the division’s Deputy Commissioner, Director of Business Development in Upstate NY, and Senior Director of Industry Development over her 13-year tenure.
Merideth holds a BA in Political Science from the State University of New York at Albany, and an MS in Environmental Management Policy from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.