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Governor Phil Scott announced that he has appointed 70 Vermonters to State boards and commissions since June 1. Boards and commissions serve an important role in state government, giving Vermonters numerous opportunities to serve their state and communities. The Governor’s Office is currently soliciting applications to fill vacancies and upcoming term expirations.

Food Connects is excited to welcome Lissa Harris to their Development team as their new Development Director. This new position will strengthen Food Connects’ fundraising efforts, create and execute the organization's Annual Development Plan and Capital Campaigns, and support the organization’s continued growth.

Mack Molding, a leading custom plastics molder and supplier of contract manufacturing services, announced today Greg Cebular has been named president of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Mack Prototype. Within this role Cebular will report directly to Mack Molding President Jeff Somple.

The Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB) are pleased to announce that Tim Ashe, Hemant Ghising, Ed.D., and Noma B. Anderson, Ph.D. are the newest community members to join their Board of Directors in 2021.

Peter Carvell, Vice President and Senior Commercial Banking Officer of Brattleboro Savings & Loan, recently graduated from the American Bankers Association (ABA) Stonier Graduate School of Banking held at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business.

Speaker Krowinski recently announced appointments to the Vermont Community Broadband Board, Cannabis Advisory Committee, and Vermont Citizens Advisory Committee on Lake Champlain's Future. The Speaker issued the following statement:

The Vermont Community Foundation has hired Adam Bornstein as a Mission Investment Manager. Adam joins the Community Foundation after more than 25-years in finance, social impact investing, and community development—both domestically and abroad, including Africa and Asia.

Secretary of State Jim Condos announced that State Archivist and Chief Records Officer Tanya Marshall has been appointed by Secretary of the Senate Sonceria Ann Berry to serve on the Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress.

The Vermont Senate Committee on Committees has appointed Brian Otley to the Vermont Community Broadband Board. Otley was formerly Chief Operating Officer at Green Mountain Power and will provide expertise in the area of utility law and policy to the board. 

The Vermont Communications Union Districts Association (VCUDA) board voted today to appoint Laura Sibilia of Dover to the newly established Vermont Community Broadband Board (VCBB).

Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) is pleased to announce the promotion of two long-time agency staffers to new roles on its senior leadership team. Samantha Brennan and Kathy Clark, both former Lead Case Managers with SVCOA, have been named Aging Services Director and Assistant Director Case Management Operations, respectively.

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) is pleased to welcome Norr Hashem, DO, family medicine physician, to the SVMC Pownal Campus and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians. 

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