Dr. Maxine Wilson joined MIC Board in 2021 and chairs the Economic Development Committee. Maxine believes in leadership through service to others, and has spent a significant amount of time being a change agent, advocating for individuals and communities alike, and has received multiple awards for her work. Maxine has a demonstrated history of working in the government administration industry, serving Suffolk County and the Town of Brookhaven, NY, in various housing, economic, and community development capacities. She has also worked in analytics, strategy, and business development positions across law, financial services, and technology firms in New York City and Atlanta. Maxine has a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Organizational Management, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in General Management with a minor in Marketing, and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Organization and Management with an emphasis in Project Management.