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Incoming Vermont State Colleges (VSC) Chancellor Jeb Spaulding announced today two new members of his leadership team.  Yasmine Ziesler has been named Chief Academic and Academic Technology Officer and Tricia Coates will become the Director for External and Governmental Affairs.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center is pleased to welcome Physician Assistant MacKenzie Monahan to the medical team at Ottauquechee Health Center in Woodstock. As a same-day provider, Monahan will focus primarily on patients with urgent but non-life-threatening medical needs, such as acute illnesses, fever and flu, and sports- or accident-related injuries.

Bread Loaf Corporation, a Vermont firm of architects, planners, and builders is pleased to announce Ryan Ahern has joined their Construction Department as a Superintendent. Ryan brings with him over 14 years of experience working in the field and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Engineering. In Ryan’s new position at Bread Loaf Corporation he is Superintendent of the St.

Gregory Sargent, CPA managing director of Kittell Branagan & Sargent, has announced that Mark P. Mayer, CPA has been admitted as a shareholder. Mark joined KBS in 2000 and is a graduate of St Michaels College.  Mark currently resides in South Burlington Vt with his wife Katherine and their two children.  

Greentree Real Estate welcomes Leanne Siffermann as their newest licensed Real Estate Agent. Leanne joined Greentree at the end of 2014 and has been licensed as a Realtor since 2007.

Mary Botter, PhD, RN, Chair and Associate Professor of the Division of Nursing at Southern Vermont College (SVC), has been appointed to serve on the Vermont Board of Nursing Education Committee for a three-year term. Dr. Botter, a former Executive Director of the Board, was selected for her expertise in nursing education.

Paul Frank + Collins P.C. is pleased to announce that attorney Emily E. Chamberlain has recently earned certification as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) from the HR Certification Institute.

The Vermont Arts Council Board is pleased to welcome four new trustees. Stacey Glazer, Lee Krohn, Nicole Nelson, and Edmond Strainchamps bring a wealth of experience to the important role of stewarding public funding of the arts in Vermont.

Attorney William W. Schroeder has been named the winner of the coveted Diane Lynch Distinguished Service Award at the northern New England law firm Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC.  The award was presented at the firm’s annual holiday celebration at the Echo Center in Burlington on Dec. 6.  

Citizens Commercial Banking, the commercial banking division of Citizens Financial Group (NYSE: CFG), has announced that Kathryn Leech has been hired as Vice President and Relationship Manager.

Two professional staff members have recently been appointed to serve at Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice (CVHHH), says Sandy Rousse, President and CEO.