Ned Kirsch was a valued member of the CVEDC Advisory Council and guided CVEDC in bringing innovative leaders to Vermont. The absence of Ned's voice has inspired our Advisory Council to honor him with creating this Innovative Leadership Award in his memory. Read more and access the nomination form here. The deadline for nominations for the $1500 award is EXTENDED May 22, 2020. Nomination reviews will happen the first week of June, Award announced on June 11, 2020.