FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News Release Contact: Libby Allen, Junior Achievement of Northern New England 781-373-1170 firstname.lastname@example.org
CHRIS LEMONE OF ENTERPRISE FLEET MANAGEMENT JOINS JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Waltham, MA (November 2, 2015) Chris Lemone of Reading, MA, has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE).
Chris is the New England Region’s Director at Enterprise Fleet Management, an affiliate of Enterprise Holdings Inc., the largest car rental company in the world, where he oversees the commercial fleet leasing division. For the last 25 years he has been an active participant within the business community as a member of both The Associated Builders and Contractors of Massachusetts (ABC) and Associated General Contractors of Massachusetts (AGC). Chris also works closely with the Massachusetts Council of Human Service Providers within the non-profit sector.
“Strengthening our communities, one neighborhood at a time is one of Enterprise’s core values that define our organization, and being a part of Junior Achievement helps align my company’s values with that of the community we serve and do business,” said Chris. “I am extremely honored to be a part of an organization that has helped so many for so long, and I am looking forward to working closely with all the great people that make up the entire team at Junior Achievement of Northern New England.”
“Chris brings a strong commitment to helping students succeed to the JANNE Board of Directors, and his passion and commitment will help us as we seek to continue to impact the lives of tens of thousands of students in our region,” said Kerry Bedard, President of Junior Achievement of Northern New England.
About Junior Achievement of Northern New England
For the 2014-2015 school year, Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE) implemented 1,560 programs throughout 254 schools and after-school sites, reaching over 38,000 youth through the efforts of 2,289 trained volunteers. Serving students in nine Massachusetts counties and the entire state of New Hampshire, JANNE focuses on impacting “at risk” youth, and reaching optimal students within its territory. All programs are provided at no cost to school and organizations. JANNE is a non-profit 501(c) 3 charity and is supported by corporations, individuals, foundations and special events. For more information, please visit janewengland.org.