Management Team


Our Team


Lisa Smith
Lisa Smith
Executive Director

President of North Star Innovation Partners LLC, a woman-owned economic development management and consulting firm specializing in the development of strategies and programs that drive innovation in communities.


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Crystal Clark
Crystal Clark
Operations Director & Student Liaison

Crystal Clark is the Operations Director & Student Liaison. She has over 15 years of experience in business operations and administration. In her position, she oversees website management as well as social media outreach.  She also provides support for meeting planning and event execution.


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