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Office of Innovation and
Entrepreneurship (OIE)

National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (NACIE) Board (2014-16)

Lou Anne Bynum
Executive Vice President, Long Beach City College, Office of College Advancement & Economic Development

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College Advancement & Economic Development (CAED) at Long Beach City College (LBCC) is dedicated to bridging the gap between fulfilling business needs for a qualified workforce and providing education and training, including skill sets relevant to jobs in the 21st century. Under Ms. Bynum’s leadership, the Office of Economic & Resource Development at LBCC has brought in and administered over $115 million in grants and contracts leading to a number of awards for the quality and successful results of programs offered to individuals as well as to business and industry.