Val Zanchuck Will Lead Manufacturing Sector Partnership Initiative
Val Zanchuck has agreed to serve as Chair of the New Hampshire Manufacturing Sector Partnership Initiative. Val has been president of Graphicast since 2001. Val also serves as chair of the Business and Industry Association of New Hampshire, is on the board of governors of the Manufacturing Leadership Council, and has served on the boards and advisory boards of many cultural and education organziations.
Val will be joined by Vice Chair Matt Burge, Leader of the Hypertherm Technical Training Institute at Hpertherm, Inc. Matt joined Hypertherm in 2006 and opened the Hypertherm Technical Training Institute (HTTI) in 2007. HTTI is a workforce development education center leveraging immersion style education, registered apprenticeship, and college partnerships for academic credit. Prior to Hypertherm, Matt taught at several CTE centers in Virginia.