Gary Vaughn – Treasurer
Gary Vaughan has shown a passion for helping business owners through his work in economic development and working with small to medium businesses, counseling them to sustainability and growth. His management experience is in several industries including retail, petroleum, manufacturing, and academia. Gary has been a partner in a manufacturing firm for eight years where he was responsible for financials, administration, human resources, and safety compliance.
In 2008, he started Guident Business Solutions, a management and consulting firm he continues today. He is also a lecturer of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the coordinator of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Interdisciplinary Area at Lawrence University and has taught in the MBA program at Concordia University since 2003.
He is a member of the board of directors for the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce, for Self Employment in the Arts, and the advisory board for the School of Business and Legal Studies at Concordia University.
Gary has a master’s in Management and Organizational Behavior from Silver Lake College and a bachelor’s from UW-Oshkosh.