North Country Thrive is a partnership of all sectors including education institutions, businesses, nonprofits, and others; all aiming to improve our community and the lives of our citizens from cradle through career. 

 
From the left: Dr. John Ettling, President, SUNY Plattsburgh and Thrive Leadership Chair, New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, and North Country Thrive Director, Brittany Trybendis at North Country Thrive Leadership Council Meeting October 14, 2016 at Valcour Inn and Boathouse.

From the left: Dr. John Ettling, President, SUNY Plattsburgh and Thrive Leadership Chair, New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, and North Country Thrive Director, Brittany Trybendis at North Country Thrive Leadership Council Meeting October 14, 2016 at Valcour Inn and Boathouse.

from Left: North Country Thrive Director, Brittany Trybendis and SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher at the Thrive Leadership Council Meeting.  We can't thank the Chancellor enough for her continued support of our work.

from Left: North Country Thrive Director, Brittany Trybendis and SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher at the Thrive Leadership Council Meeting.  We can't thank the Chancellor enough for her continued support of our work.

Please come to this table. You are so valuable to the cause and we need you.
— SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher and New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia speaking to North Country Thrive Leadership Council Members at their October 14th meeting at Valcour Inn and Boathouse.  “All we need is a small, dedicated team that will keep the leadership council together, that will drive the data, that will give opportunity to everyone to intervene, to move the dial and seal the leaks,” Zimpher stated.  READ the FULL ARTICLE HERE

SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher and New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia speaking to North Country Thrive Leadership Council Members at their October 14th meeting at Valcour Inn and Boathouse.  “All we need is a small, dedicated team that will keep the leadership council together, that will drive the data, that will give opportunity to everyone to intervene, to move the dial and seal the leaks,” Zimpher stated.  READ the FULL ARTICLE HERE