Economic Development Commission, a city board that advises and makes recommendation to city officials and staff on business matters, has elected Joyce
Plotkin to serve as its new chair.
Plotkin brings a strong innovation economy perspective to the role, having served as the president of the Mass. Technology Leadership Council, a trade
association for the software and Internet industry, for its first 22 years.
She currently serves on the Newton-Needham Chamber’s N2 Innovation District Task Force and chairs the N2 Economic Development Initiative
Campaign committee. Plotkin also serves as a member of the Board of Visitors for Northeastern University’s D’Amore-McKim