Anne Weyandt, chair of Fresh Energy’s board, is Dean of Adult and Applied Education at St. Catherine University. Prior to this position, she was founder and partner at SheridanStowe, LLC, a consulting practice focused on placing students at the center of educational reform and innovation to ensure a better-educated workforce. Prior to her work with SheridanStowe, Anne served 10 years as president at Anoka Technical College. She has more than 25 years of higher education experience, including organizational design, workforce, community and economic development, leadership for cultural diversity and inclusiveness programming, and public policy development and advocacy work. Anne holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of St. Catherine and a Juris doctor degree from the University of Minnesota Law School. She is currently pursuing her doctorate in educational leadership from Minnesota State University-Mankato. Anne is a member of the American Association for Community Colleges, League for Innovation in the Community College, and Growth & Justice. She is an advisor to the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students.