East Stroudsburg University division of Economic Development & Entrepreneurship (EDE) addresses the critical role higher education plays in economic development to position the university as a leader in innovation, entrepreneurship, research, and workforce training.

  • Mission: The ESU division of Economic Development and Entrepreneurship's mission is to generate innovative and entrepreneurial initiatives that enrich the university's learning environment and engage the greater community in driving economic growth.
  • Vision: The ESU division of Economic Development and Entrepreneurship will be recognized as a catalyst for university-based economic development and entrepreneurship that transforms the region.

The EDE team works closely with students, faculty, staff and business partners in addressing regional, national and international economic development opportunities.

Team

Mary Frances Postupack
Name
Mary Frances Postupack
Title
Vice President, Economic Development and Entrepreneurship
P:
(570) 422-7920
Campus Address
Innovation Center
Sharone Jones
Name
Sharone Jones
Title
Director, Career and Workforce Development
P:
(570) 422-7952
Campus Address
University Center, 2nd Floor
Keith Modzelewski
Name
Keith Modzelewski
Title
Director, Entrepreneurship
P:
(570) 422-7953
Campus Address
Innovation Center
Catherine Klingler
Name
Catherine Klingler
Title
Curator, Schisler Museum & McMunn Planetarium
P:
(570) 422-2747
Campus Address
Hoeffner Science & Technology G22
Sarah Goodrich
Name
Sarah Goodrich
Title
Coordinator, Conference Services
P:
(570) 422-3167
Campus Address
403 Normal Street
Nicole Chinnici
Name
Nicole Chinnici
Title
Laboratory Director, Dr. Jane Huffman Wildlife Genetics Institute
P:
(570) 422-7981
Campus Address
Innovation Center
Daria Wielebinski
Name
Daria Wielebinski
Title
Assistant Director Workforce Development
P:
(570) 422-3282
Campus Address
Innovation Center
Sarah Tundel
Name
Sarah Tundel
Title
Secretary, Conference Services
P:
(570) 422-3061
Campus Address
403 Normal Street
Samantha Werkheiser
Name
Samantha Werkheiser
Title
Clerical Assistant
P:
(570) 422-7905
Campus Address
Innovation Center
Jamie Kizer
Name
Jamie Kizer
Title
Manager Entrepreneurial Leadership Center
P:
(570) 422-7995
Campus Address
Innovation Center
Ateshia Stewart
Name
Ateshia Stewart
Title
Secretary, Career Development
P:
(570) 422-3219
Campus Address
University Center, 2nd Floor
Breanna Betarie
Name
Breanna Betarie
Title
Career Adviser, Career Development
P:
(570) 422-3045
Campus Address
University Center, 2nd Floor
Debbie Smith
Name
Debbie Smith
Title
Career Adviser, Career Development
P:
(570) 422-3035
Campus Address
University Center, 2nd Floor

Contact Us

If you have questions about Economic Development & Entrepreneurship at ESU, please contact Mary Frances Postupack at (570) 422-7920 or mpostupack@esu.edu.

Contact Information

Campus Address
ESU Innovation Center, 562 Independence Road
Phone:
(570) 422-7920
Title of Department Leader
Vice President, Economic Development & Entrepreneurship
Name
Mary Frances Postupack