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Community Bank N.A. is pleased to announce the promotion of Sue Verro to commercial banking officer in South Burlington, Vermont. In her new role, Verro will develop and grow commercial banking relationships across Vermont in a variety of industries. She will also manage existing customers to deepen relationships through additional products and services.
Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that Richard Slocum has joined the company’s Manchester, Vermont, office as a Sales Associates. With a career as a professional equestrian which spans four decades, Richard has lived all over the United States and Europe.
E4H is excited to announce a new team of clinically trained advisors. Advisors will engage with client’s clinical teams guiding them through the necessary steps to prepare for the first patient. E4H’s Clinical Operations Advisory Services include operational flow, transition planning, medical equipment strategy, licensing, and accreditation.
Ledyard National Bank is pleased to announce that Kathy Underwood, President & CEO, has been appointed to the Federal Reserve’s First District Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council (CDIAC).
Molly Gray, Democratic candidate for Vermont Lieutenant Governor, announces Samantha Sheehan of Hancock, Vermont to be hired as Campaign Manager beginning March 9th. Sheehan founded and owns Valley.Works coworking space in Waitsfield, Vermont and formerly ran communications for Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility.
Meg Gallup has been promoted to the position of Associate Accountant at Davis & Hodgdon Associates CPAs. Meg was hired by the firm as a Client Relations Assistant in September 2017. While working full time, she recently earned a degree in Accounting from Champlain College.
Community National Bank (CNB) CEO Kathy Austin is pleased to announce the promotion of Nikole Brainard to the bank officer position of Asset Liability Manager. Nikole was born and raised in the Northeast Kingdom and is a graduate of North Country High School. She started her career with CNB in 1995 working as a Teller in the Derby office.
University of Vermont President Suresh Garimella today announced the appointment of Kirk Dombrowski as vice president for research. Dombrowski will report directly to Garimella and will be a member of the president’s senior team.
The University of Vermont Medical Center Board of Trustees has appointed four new members who will serve four-year terms – Deborah L. Winters, Owner of Firetech Sprinkler Corp.; Jesse Bridges, CEO of United Way of Northwest Vermont; Anne W. Doremus, managing partner at Hanson & Doremus Investment Management; and, Nadia A. Mitchell, Equity Initiatives Director at Champlain College.
Howard Center is pleased to announce its appointment of Simha Ravven, MD as Chief Medical Officer following a competitive national search. In this role, Dr. Ravven will direct psychiatric and clinical care services for the agency to ensure the delivery of high quality medical, nursing, and clinical care.
Seth N Blanchard, CRPC®, APMA®, CLTC® a Private Wealth Advisor with Russell, Blanchard and DuBois, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. in Colchester, VT, has reached a career milestone through the company’s Circle of Success program by achieving years of consistently high performance.
Heather Martin, director of the Castleton University Early Childhood Center, recently returned from representing the University at the nation's capital. Martin presented on a higher education panel to give an overview of Vermont's higher education system for early childhood education programs.