Meet the truED Team


Duncan Adamson,

Duncan Adamson, Director, truED Corporate & Strategic Relations

Duncan has been developing business relationships in industry and higher education for over 20 years, and has been at Champlain College since 2015. He seeks to build and grow alliances with companies whose learning needs align well with Champlain's online undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs. Duncan is active in his community of South Burlington and participates in activities throughout Vermont with his two daughters. Duncan enjoys mountain biking, hiking and skiing and is a lifelong competitive swimmer.


Toni Finnegan, truED Senior Outreach Coordinator

Toni joined the truED team in 2013. As a project manager for professional photographer Susan Teare, Toni helped build that business on a national level, with work appearing in Better Homes and Gardens and This Old House, as well as publishing two books with Taunton Press. Toni considers herself a Southern girl at heart, but has learned to love Vermont (winters and all). She lives in Essex with her three teenage kids and dog.


Tim Kavanagh, Senior truED Relationship Manager, Government Sector

Tim is a native Vermonter and a graduate of Champlain College (as are his two oldest sons). Tim works with executives and senior leaders to match the learning and development goals of their organization with Champlain's online and continuing education academic degrees and certificates in healthcare, technology and business management.  Tim serves on the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Vermont and leads an interactive team-building game show company.

Learn More

To learn more about creating a truED Alliance between your organization and Champlain College, please contact our truED team at or by phone 866-531-9666. Our team will work directly with talent managers, senior executives and human resources directors within your organization to match your learning and development goals with our degrees and certificates.