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The Vermont Association of Insurance Professionals is pleased to announce that Katie Doherty from Vermont Mutual Insurance Group has become the newest member of the VTAIP. Membership in VTAIP is an industry commitment to the insurance community through leadership development, career enhancement and creating relationships with other industry related connections.

Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that Sarah MacLeod has joined the company’s South Burlington, VT, office as a Sales Associate. Sarah is a native Vermonter who has traveled to and lived in many states and several other countries.

Scott Dikeman of Rutland, VT has joined The Bank of Bennington as a Vice President in the Commercial Lending department. He will work with business customers out of the Rutland office on Woodstock Ave. “We are delighted to welcome Scott to The Bank of Bennington.

The Vermont Agency recently awarded their top 2017 agents at their annual awards banquet which was held at the Hilton in Burlington.

Chris Eddy joined Ledyard National Bank as a Senior Investment Consultant with Infinex Financial Group in March of 2018, bringing with him over 20 years of financial planning and investment management experience.

Charlie Farmer has joined VHB as a Senior Engineer/Hydrologist in the firm’s South Burlington, Vermont office. He brings with him expertise in environmental investigations, site remediation, and discharge permitting.

Britta Tonn has joined VHB as a Preservation Planner in the firm’s South Burlington, Vermont office. Her Historic Preservation Planning career has spanned nine years of extensive Vermont municipal experience. She most recently worked as a Senior Architectural Historian with CBRE. In this role she prepared NEPA compliance documents for telecommunications projects across the country.

The Mercy Connections Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Lisa Falcone has been selected as the fourth Executive Director of Mercy Connections. Lisa comes to Mercy Connections from United Way of Northwest Vermont, where she currently serves as the Working Bridges Director.

Patricia “Patti” Fisher, MD, has joined The University of Vermont Health Network - Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) as Chief Medical Officer, succeeding Philip Brown, DO, who retired in March.

We are really excited to welcome Heidi Caldwell to the new position of Running Coordinator for the Outdoor Center. In this role, Heidi will organize and manage our Running Camps, and will also begin to develop running programming for the greater Craftsbury community.

MENTOR (The National Mentoring Partnership) recently honored Vermont resident Eddie Gale by presenting him with an Excellence in Mentoring Award. Gale, a resident of Johnson, was one of four 2018 award recipients, and was recognized during a special reception at the Library of Congress during the 2018 National Mentoring Summit in January.

Rick Scott, President of System Integrators of South Burlington, VT, and Key Largo, FL has recently attained accreditation as a Certified Outreach Instructor (COI) from CEDIA (Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association.