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Otter Creek Awnings & Sunrooms of Williston announces the addition of Kristopher Larson as a Sales and Design Consultant. Mr. Larson has experience in the building, solar and outdoor equipment industry. His experience is in management, sales, fulfillment, customer retention, corporate strategy and development.

In September of 2011 Patricia (Pat) LaClair and brother Rob LaClair purchased the Frame Game on Williston Rd in South Burlington from long-time owner Joel Bradley. Joel began the well-known local custom framing shop, the Frame Game, over 35 years ago.

Sarah Kelly, former Vice President for Enrollment Management and Dean of Students at Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio, has been named Vice President for Enrollment at Saint Michael’s College in Vermont. She began September 16, 2013.

The Vermont Community Foundation was pleased to present two new philanthropy awards at its 27th Annual Meeting Thursday, September 12 at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, which was attended by more than 350 people. Carl Ferenbach received the Excellence in Philanthropy Award, and Louise Sjobeck of Randolph Center and Chandler Center for the Arts together received the Community Impact Award.

State Representatives Sarah Buxton and Jill Krowinski have both been selected as a 2013 WiLL Pacesetter and will be honored at the upcoming national conference, “Women at the Tables of Power,” sponsored by the Women Legislators’ Lobby (WiLL) of Women’s Action for New Directions (WAND), in Washington, DC, on September 30.

Northeastern Vermont Development Association has announced their New Officers & Members at their 2013 annual meeting recently:
• Officers: President, John Morley (Barton); Vice Presidents Brent Beck (Caledonia), Peter Rodin (Essex), John Ward, Jr. (Orleans); Secretary-Treasurer, Joel Cope (Essex)

Physician assistant Jayne Collins of Greensboro has joined orthopedic surgeon Dr. Stephanie Landvater in practice at the Gifford Health Center at Berlin.

They came with gloves and boots, they came with grappling hooks and canoes...spirits high and determination firm. Ninety-five volunteers of the Black River Action Team scoured bed and banks to remove hundreds of pounds of garbage, debris, and trash from the Black River.

Heidi Clute is pleased to announce that Christina Ubl, CFP® of Clute Wealth Management financial services in Plattsburgh, N.Y. and South Burlington, Vt. recently completed a specialized educational program and is now a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™ (CDFA™).

Norwich University is pleased to announce that Kathy Murphy-Moriarty has been hired as Director of Communications and Marketing for the university’s Office of Communications. Murphy-Moriarty previously served as the Chief Marketing Officer for the State of Vermont.

Vermont Information Technology Leaders (VITL) today announced the appointment of Stuart Lopez as database administrator/analyst. In this role, Lopez is responsible for providing technical support including overseeing the development and organization of the data warehouse, analytics support and implementation of new technologies.

Julie Quintin has joined Hergenrother Industries as Executive Assistant. Hergenrother Industries is headquartered in Colchester, VT and is comprised of Keller Williams Realty Green Mountain Properties, Universal Properties International, The Adam Hergenrother Team, BlackRock Construction, Hergenrother Capital, Mind Spark, and Hergenrother Foundation.