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Ken Lemieux has joined Union Bank of Vermont and New Hampshire as branch manager of the bank’s Berlin location at 1028 US Route 302.
Hillary Sylvester, former charge nurse at Northwestern Medical Center in St Albans, has joined the midwifery team at Gifford Health Care in Randolph. Sylvester is a recent graduate of the Frontier Nursing University midwifery program and has extensive nursing career experience. She received her bachelor's degree in nursing from SUNY Plattsburgh.
Norwich University recently announced that the following faculty have been awarded tenure, promotion or emeritus status:
At an April 7 Statehouse ceremony during Prevention Day 2022, Prevention Works! VT bestowed its annual Champion Awards on nine individuals and organizations for their work on behalf of substance-misuse prevention in Vermont.
The Vermont Council on World Affairs has named Avery Anderson as its new program manager of exchanges. She joins the council from Pathfinder International, where she served most recently as business development coordinator.
Jose Herrera, former executive director of the Valley of the Sun YMCA in Phoenix, has been named new executive director of the Vermont Bar Foundation, effective May 9. He will succeed Debbie Bailey, who retired last December, and Josie Leavitt, who has served as interim director since January.
PC Construction recently elevated four of its employee-owners to new leadership positions: Eve Norris and Dan Nawrocki were named senior vice presidents over their respective business units, and Ian MacDougall and Waymon Pardue were named vice presidents.
Leonine Public Affairs, a government affairs, strategic communications and research firm based in Montpelier, announced that Vice President of Government Relations Dylan Zwicky will become a partner.
Melanie Condon, a 26-year employee at Brattleboro Savings & Loan, has been promoted to vice president of operations. In her new role, Condon will manage all loan servicing done by the bank and lead the customer service department, which comprises areas such as the call center and electronic banking.
David Donahue, former wealth adviser at the wealth management, trust and banking services provider Boston Private, has joined Berkshire Bank's private banking team as senior vice president. In this role, he will provide private banking relationship management to high net worth and ultra-high net worth individuals.
Delta Dental Plan of Vermont has announced the election of Tyler M Aten, DMD, as a board trustee. Aten, a general dentist with advanced training in implant, esthetic and sedation dentistry, will serve a three-year term.
Barbara Schoolcraft, vice president and marketing manager at Passumpsic Bank, retired at the end of April after more than 27 years of service at the financial institution.