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Gov. Peter Shumlin has announced the following appointments:
Clinical Utilization Review Board:
APPOINTED: Ann Goering, MD – Burlington
International Trade and State Sovereignty Commission
REAPPOINTED: David Anger, Colchester
State Rehabilitation Council:
APPOINTED: Diane Dalmasse, Stowe
APPOINTED: Allen Evans, Middlesex

The Vermont Natural Resources Council this week will be recognizing John Ewing of Burlington with the Arthur Gibb Award for Individual Leadership.

Eric Parsons has joined the staff at Southern Vermont College as Registrar and Director of Institutional Research. In his role as Registrar, Parsons will be responsible for the maintenance of student academic records, registration and course enrollment, transfer credit evaluation, grade submission, degree audits, transcripts, graduation certification, and academic catalogues.

Killington Mountain School (KMS) recently announced that former US Grand Prix Slopestyle Competitor and former Vermont State Trooper Cassandra Herbes has been appointed to the post of head freestyle snowboard coach at the ski and snowboard academy.

For most of us, Ultimate Frisbee is a game we play at the beach, a music festival, or a local park. St. Johnsbury Academy teacher Josh Seamon pursues it more seriously. For the past six years Mr. Seamon has been coaching Boston Ultimate Disc Alliance’s (BUDA) Coed Ultimate Frisbee team.

The Vermont Land Trust has announced that they have hired Nick Richardson as the new Vice President for Enterprise and Finance. Over the past decade, VLT’s conservation tools have increasingly taken on more of an entrepreneurial design. For example, VLT’s work to help new farm enterprises gain affordable access to land requires both conservation planning and business analysis.

DuBois & King, Inc., consulting engineers announce that Jill Murphy, has joined the firm as a Staff Accountant. Mrs. Murphy recently served as Regional Director for the Central Vermont Building Bright Futures Council. Mrs. Murphy resides in Berlin and works out of the firm’s Randolph headquarters.

The Addison County Chamber of Commerce recognized local businesses, organizations, and individuals with its annual awards during the Chamber’s annual meeting held on September 6th at the Vergennes Opera House. Five awards were presented in front of a crowd of nearly 100 attendees which included Chamber members and local business people.

The Vermont Land Trust also announced today the appointment of Marc Mihaly of Montpelier and Elena Gustavson of Craftsbury to their Board of Trustees.

DuBois & King, Inc., consulting engineers announce that Sawyer Sutton has joined their marketing team. Mr. Sutton graduated from Clarkson University with a Bachelor of Science in Communications. Mr. Sutton served as a journalist at the Stowe Reporter and as a visual information specialist at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Mr.

Travel Leaders- Child Travel/Albany Travel is pleased to announce the recent hire of Shana Marshall to provide corporate travel services to its business travelers. “We are very excited to have Shana join our team”, states Ted Child, president and owner of Child Travel/Albany Travel.

maurices, a leading national specialty store for savvy, fashion-conscious customers with a 20-something attitude, has named Barbara Dutile as Store Manager. Dutile is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the store, including sales performance, visual presentation, and personnel recruitment and training.