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Ruth Anne Flore, CEO of Grafton Village Cheese, announced today that Mariano Gonzalez is joining Grafton Village Cheese Company, a subsidiary of The Windham Foundation, effective February 1, 2019. As Head Cheesemaker, Gonzalez will supervise all aspects of cheesemaking at Grafton Village Cheese, including production, development, aging, and procurement.
As Dr Robert Thorn prepares to leave CSAC after 40 years of service, Rachel Lee Cummings has been selected as the next leader of Addison County’s community mental health and developmental services organization.
Courtney Larson was promoted to Senior Accountant. A St Michael's College graduate, Larson interned with MMC in 2016 and joined the firm full time in 2017. Natalia Richards-Ulloa was promoted to Senior Accountant. Richards-Ulloa joined MMC in 2016 and is a graduate of UVM. Dustin Storie was promoted to Senior Accountant. Storie graduated from SUNY Plattsburgh and joined the firm in 2016.
The American Red Cross New Hampshire & Vermont Region recently welcomed two new board members and two new staff members.
Attorney William J Morris III has joined the northern New England law firm Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC. Morris, a trademark attorney, joined the firm on Jan 2 and will work in its Burlington office. His practice will focus on trademark clearance, procurement, enforcement, dispute resolution and licensing.
Rich Feeley, President of Coburn & Feeley Property Management of Burlington, recently announced his retirement effective 1/1/19. Feeley, along with his business partner, the late Tom Coburn, founded the firm in 1978 as Coburn & Feeley Real Estate and Property Management. C&F’s Real Estate division merged with Hickok & Boardman in 1997.
Dr Ronald Vallario is now seeing patients at Grace Cottage Family Health. A native of New Jersey, Dr Vallario is a graduate of Rutgers University, University of South Carolina, and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; he completed his family medicine residency at North Carolina Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill.
C2, also known as Competitive Computing, a leading Vermont-based technology consulting firm based in Colchester, announced the addition of Jim Gandini to their Enterprise Systems team. Gandini brings 25 years of expertise working in Information Technology roles. Prior to joining C2, he worked for Sharecare, Inc. Gandini is a graduate of Saint Michael’s College.
C2, also known as Competitive Computing, a leading Vermont-based technology consulting firm based in Colchester, announced the addition of Michael Oak to their eBusiness team. Oak brings 10+ years of expertise working in Dev Ops and Implementation Engineering roles. Prior to joining C2, he worked for Mi9 Retail and GE Healthcare. Oak is a graduate of North Adams State College.
Rep Peter Welch (D-Vt.) today presented Mr Albert Besser of Morrisville with the Congressional Gold Medal in recognition of his heroic service as part of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) during World War II. The Congressional Gold Medal is the highest honor that Congress can award to a civilian.
NBT Bank’s New England Region President Matthew Durkee announced Daniel Werme has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Paula Steele is now Vice President.
Howard Center recently appointed Katherine Connolly, Michael Couture, Brandon del Pozo, and Hanneke Willenborg to its Board of Trustees for three-year terms.