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The Vermont Association of Insurance Professionals is pleased to announce that Allison Domey, Kelly Knotek, Crista Peck & Ben Taylor from Vermont Mutual Insurance Group has become the newest members of the VTAIP.

Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) will present the 2018 Vision Awards at the organization’s inaugural Centennial Gala. The awards recognize individuals who have made significant contributions in support of SVHC’s mission and the community.

Jessa Barnard, the executive director of Vermont Medical Society, left, and Trey Dobson, MD, Vermont Medical Society president, right, met with US Congressman for Vermont Peter Welch, Vermont delegation, and their staff about health care advocacy in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, February 14, 2018.

Vermont Rep Bill Botzow (D-Pownal) and former Vermont Sen Kevin Mullin (R-Rutland) were recognized by the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) on February 21st for their commitment to enacting policies aimed at growing Vermont’s economy.

Keller Williams Vermont, announces that realtor Elise Polli of Polli Properties has been awarded the 2017 Top Buyer's Agent for the third consecutive year, with a GCI of $12 million in 2017. Polli, who represents both buyers and sellers, continues to rank in the top 20% at Keller Williams Vermont.

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve state committees selected 149 nominees for the 2018 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. A thorough vetting process, from the more than 2,350 nominations submitted by Guardsmen and Reservists, determined the semifinalists.

Vermont woodworkers and wood products manufacturers voted in January to change their trade association name to the Vermont Wood Works Council to better represent the interests of Vermont’s diverse woodworking community.

Local Motion is excited to announce the selection of Karen Yacos as its new Executive Director. Karen will oversee Local Motion’s continued growth into a statewide organization as well as its work to ensure that walking and biking in Vermont is safe, accessible and enjoyable for everyone.

The board of the Friends of Waterbury Reservoir (FWRes) is pleased to announce that Steve Brownlee, owner of Umiak Outfitters on S Main St in Stowe, was elected to the board as a member at large. Long-time board member Chuck Kletecka was elected as Treasurer.

Saint Michael's College journalism professor Traci Griffith was elected to the Executive Committee of the National American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Board during a late-January meeting in Atlanta.

Professional Financial Associates, LLC (PFA) in Colchester is pleased to announce that Betty Blanchard has joined the organization as an Operations Assistant. Blanchard has years of client

Community Capital of Vermont, a statewide, nonprofit community-based lending organization that provides loans and business coaching to underserved businesspeople and new entrepreneurs, has selected five new members of its board of directors for Fiscal Year 2018.