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Graham Kidder, of Jacksonville, Vermont, was selected as this year’s Angels in Adoption Award winner. Graham has served as a Permanency Planning Counselor for the past twenty years and as a Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiter for the last five and a half years.
UVM Medical Center announced that Marissa Coleman, PsyD, has accepted the position as the organization’s first Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). A psychologist at UVM Medical Center since 2018 and a daughter of a Jamaican immigrant, Coleman has served as Senior DEI Advisor for the past year, and will begin in her new role on September 20.
Northfield Savings Bank (NSB) is pleased to announce the opening of a new temporary branch office in Richmond Vermont at 53 Railroad Street. The new location opened its doors to the public on July 1. The new Richmond location offers business hours 8:30-5:00, Monday through Friday.
The Vermont Commission on Women (VCW), state government’s independent non-partisan commission advancing rights and opportunities for Vermont women and girls, begins work this fall under a new leadership structure, broadening from one to three Chairs. Lisa Senecal was re-elected to the position and is joined by fellow Commissioners Kiah Morris and Kellie B. Campbell.
The Vermont State Police will hold its Annual Awards Ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, in the House Chamber of the Vermont Statehouse in Montpelier.
Performer, healthcare clown, and Healthy Humor co-founder Deborah Kaufmann ’74 is the
MRC is pleased to welcome Katie Brassil and Jessica Gladden to our team. Both have strong community ties and customer service skills they will be a great addition to our boutique brokerage.
The Vermont Art Council announces the 23 recipients of its most sought-after award, the Creation Grant, which supports Vermont artists in creating new work.
CCV proudly recognizes members of its outstanding faculty with the annual Teaching Excellence Awards. Faculty are nominated by students, staff, and faculty colleagues, and this year more than 60 instructors received nominations. Recipients are selected by Academic Council, which includes faculty, staff, and student representatives.
Bennington College President Laura Walker has announced that Dr. Li-Chen Chin has been appointed Dean of Student Life at the College. Dr. Chin, who will assume the new position on October 11, comes to Bennington from Duke University, where she serves as Assistant Vice President for Intercultural Programs.
ReArch Company is pleased to announce the arrival of J.T. Imming as a Project Manager and Nicole Benton as an Assistant Project Manager.
Community National Bank (CNB) President and CEO Kathryn Austin is proud to announce the promotion of David “Dave” Rubel to Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer.