Betsy Biemann

Chief Executive Officer
Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI)

Betsy Biemann has served as CEO of Coastal Enterprises since July 2016. Before stepping into this role, she led Growing Maine’s Food Industry, Growing Maine at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at Harvard University, and advised businesses, nonprofits and social enterprises in Maine and nationally. From 2005-2012 she was president of the Maine Technology Institute, investing in companies and industry initiatives to grow high-potential sectors of Maine’s economy. Prior to that, Ms. Biemann served as Associate Director at The Rockefeller Foundation, managing a national grant and investment portfolio aiming to increase skills development and grow employment in low-income communities. Ms. Biemann earned her B.A. at Harvard University and her M.P.A. at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.