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Wesley Balda

(2018)
Robert P. Stiller School of Business, Champlain College

Dr. Wes Balda is Professor of International Management and formerly served as Dean of the Stiller School. Dr. Balda previously led executive …

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Lawrence Barber

(2017)
Merrill Lynch Global Private Client Group

Lawrence (Larz) Barber, CRPC®, CFM, ChFC® is an Assistant Vice President with Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management in Burlington and speci …

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Russ Bennett

(2018)
Northland Design & Construction (VBSR Board Secretary)

Russ is the owner/founder of Northland Design & Construction, since 1978. Northland has a long history of designing and building energy …

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David Blittersdorf

(2019)
AllEarth Renewables

David is the founder of NRG Systems, his first entrepreneurial venture that grew into an internationally recognized leader in wind measureme …

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Yola Carlough

(2018)
Business Development, B Lab

Yola joined B Lab in 2011. Her work in the area of Community Development facilitates entry into the B Corp community for businesses that com …

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Rachel Carter

(2019)
Communications Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund

Rachel is the communications director at the Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund, a non-profit organization committed to sustainable economic deve …

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Jennifer Chiodo

(2018)
Managing Principal, Cx Associates

Jennifer Chiodo has over 30 years of experience creating and managing new approaches to garnering energy efficiency in the business sector w …

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Mark Curran

(2018)
Black River Produce

Mark moved to Vermont in 1974 at the age of 20. In 1978 he opened a natural food store with Steve Birge called Black River Market. In 1978 t …

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Jed Davis

(2017)
Director of Sustainability, Cabot Creamery Cooperative

Jed Davis is Director of Sustainability for Cabot Creamery Cooperative. Jed has a lifetime involvement with agriculture and cooperatives and …

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David Epstein

(2019)
AIA, LEED AP (2016) Managing Principal, TruexCullins Architecture + Interior Design

David is the managing principal at TruexCullins (TXC) and a long-time VBSR member. TXC has four areas of focus: Workplace, Home, Resort, Edu …

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Bret Hodgdon

(2019)
Partner, Davis & Hodgdon Associates CPAs

Since being admitted as Partner in Davis & Hodgdon Associates CPAs in January 2005, Bret Hodgdon has had a key role in the firm’s growth …

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Claudia Marshall

(2019)
Director of Good Works and PR, Gardener's Supply Company

Claudia Marshall is a life-long communications professional, with experience in traditional and social media. She combines that experience w …

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Chris Miller

(2018)
Social Mission Activism Manager, Ben & Jerry's (VBSR Board Vice Chair)

Chris Miller currently serves as the Social Mission Activism Manager at Ben & Jerry’s, a unique position in the corporate world, where h …

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Sara Newmark

(2019)
Director of Sustainability, New Chapter (VBSR Board Chair)

Sara Newmark is the Senior Director of Sustainability at New Chapter, Inc. of Brattleboro, Vermont.  New Chapter is a manufacturer of Non-GM …

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Leslie Nulty

(2017)
Focal Point Advisory Services

Leslie Nulty is Owner and Secretary-Treasurer of Mansfield Community Fiber, a start-up company building a fiber-to-the-premises telecom netw …

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Jacob Park

(2017)
Professor, Green Mountain College

Jacob Park is Professor of Strategy, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Director, Sustainable MBA Program at Green Mountain College. He curren …

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Duane Peterson

(2017)
Co-President, SunCommon

Duane has a varied background. A social entrepreneur, he’s on his 7th career with stints as a medic, police officer, non-profit manager, pol …

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Markey Read

(2019)
President, Career Networks

Markey has worked for the past 20 years providing leadership development, team building, and professional employee development services to e …

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Frank Sadowski

(2018)
Partner, Gallagher, Flynn and Company, LLP

Frank Sadowski joined Gallagher, Flynn and Company (GFC) in 1997 to establish the Human Resources Consulting Division, now Gallagher Flynn H …

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Margi Swett

(2018)
Owner, Vermont Trophy and Engraving

Margi comes from a long line of socially conscious men and women who set a very high bar. One line of the Jaycee Creed written by her father …

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