Retired as Director of Entrepreneurship at Cornell in 2013 after 15+ years. He also concomitantly served on the Board of Directors of Student Agencies, Inc.
Prior to assuming his position at Cornell in 1997, he held senior executive positions with a number of entrepreneurial health care companies specializing in addiction treatment, mental health, rehabilitation and long term care from 1984 to 1995.
From 1970 to 1984, Mr. Jaquette helped found and develop North Carolina’s largest community based, hospital centered, alcoholism treatment service system in Wake County (Raleigh). He was the CEO from 1980-84 and the Clinical Director from 1976-80.
Mr. Jaquette has a B.A. from Ohio Wesleyan University, an M. Div. and a Th.M. from Duke University Divinity School, and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.