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The Vermont Land Trust has announced that they have hired Nick Richardson as the new Vice President for Enterprise and Finance. Over the past decade, VLT’s conservation tools have increasingly taken on more of an entrepreneurial design. For example, VLT’s work to help new farm enterprises gain affordable access to land requires both conservation planning and business analysis.

DuBois & King, Inc., consulting engineers announce that Jill Murphy, has joined the firm as a Staff Accountant. Mrs. Murphy recently served as Regional Director for the Central Vermont Building Bright Futures Council. Mrs. Murphy resides in Berlin and works out of the firm’s Randolph headquarters.

The Addison County Chamber of Commerce recognized local businesses, organizations, and individuals with its annual awards during the Chamber’s annual meeting held on September 6th at the Vergennes Opera House. Five awards were presented in front of a crowd of nearly 100 attendees which included Chamber members and local business people.

The Vermont Land Trust also announced today the appointment of Marc Mihaly of Montpelier and Elena Gustavson of Craftsbury to their Board of Trustees.

DuBois & King, Inc., consulting engineers announce that Sawyer Sutton has joined their marketing team. Mr. Sutton graduated from Clarkson University with a Bachelor of Science in Communications. Mr. Sutton served as a journalist at the Stowe Reporter and as a visual information specialist at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Mr.

Travel Leaders- Child Travel/Albany Travel is pleased to announce the recent hire of Shana Marshall to provide corporate travel services to its business travelers. “We are very excited to have Shana join our team”, states Ted Child, president and owner of Child Travel/Albany Travel.

maurices, a leading national specialty store for savvy, fashion-conscious customers with a 20-something attitude, has named Barbara Dutile as Store Manager. Dutile is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the store, including sales performance, visual presentation, and personnel recruitment and training.

Ledyard National Bank is pleased to announce that Kevin Kober has joined the bank as its Senior Vice President and Chief Retail Banking Officer. He will be responsible for managing Ledyard’s 7 banking offices and building stronger relationships with its retail clients.

Terri Rosenstock of Lebanon, N.H. has been awarded Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) certification from the Public Relations Society of America. Rosenstock is public relations coordinator with King Arthur Flour in Norwich, Vermont.

New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) announced recently that Susan (Sue) Wainer has accepted the position of Retail Services Manager. Wainer has an extensive history in retail banking with People’s United Bank/Chittenden Bank, most recently serving as Market Manager responsible for branches in South Burlington, Williston, and Essex.

Dr. Ronald Miller, professor of psychology at Saint Michael's College, was named to Fellow status in the American Psychological Association, effective September 2012. Dr. Miller is also director of the SMC master’s program in clinical psychology, a program he helped found in 1983.

VHB is pleased to announce Jenny Austin, PE has joined the Transportation Engineering group in its North Ferrisburgh, VT office. Jenny most recently worked for Resource Systems Group (RSG) in White River Junction, where she focused on transportation design and planning, traffic studies and analysis.