University of Northern Iowa

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Bart Schmitz

Program Manager - John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center

Bart Schmitz is the Program Manager of the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center. He is also the advisor for UNIEntrepreneurs, the JPEC’s student organization of students interested in entrepreneurship. Bart provides technical assistance to new student entrepreneurs to the JPEC’s entrepreneurship programs. He teaches several K-12 Junior Achievement classes. Bart has a AA from Hawkeye Community College and a BA from UNI. He currently owns his own business in property management. He has extensive experience in retail, hospitality, events, and working with student populations. In his free time he is active in his church and is a 4-H leader.