Group photo of staff

Offices around the state:

Headquarters

Vermont Land Trust
8 Bailey Avenue
Montpelier, VT 05602
phone: (802) 223-5234
fax: (802) 223-4223
email: info@vlt.org

Regional Offices

54 Linden Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301
phone: (802) 251-6008

226 Bridge Street
P.O. Box 850
Richmond, VT 05477
phone: (802) 434-3079

171 Scott Farm Road
Newport, VT 05855
phone: (802) 748-6089

4061 Main Street
P.O. Box 432
Waitsfield, VT 05673 
phone: (802) 496-3690

128 King Farm Road
Woodstock, VT 05091
phone: (802) 457-2369

Staff by Department

Land Conservation

If you are interested in conserving land, contact one of our regional directors. (View this map to see which staff person covers your town).

Carl Powden, Regional Director, Northeast, (802) 635-7611
Donald Campbell, Regional Director, Southwest, (802) 442-4915
Britt Haselton, Farm Project Director, (802) 861-6410
Bob Heiser, Regional Director, Champlain Valley, (802) 861-6404
Allen Karnatz, Farm Project Director, (802) 861-6402
Bob Linck, Regional Director, Central Vermont, (802) 861-6403
Siobhan Smith, Vice President for Conservation & Stewardship, (802) 262-1217
Eliza Walker, Regional Director, Mad River Valley, (802) 496-3690
Joan Weir, Regional Director, Southeast, (802) 246-1501
Tracy Zschau, Conservation Director, (802) 745-6301

For information about our Farmland Access Program:

Jon Ramsay, Director of Farmland Access Program, (802) 533-7705

Conservation biology staff:

Allaire Diamond, Ecologist, (802) 861-6411
Liz Thompson, Director of Conservation Science, (802) 861-6413

Land Stewardship

If you are an owner of conserved land and have a question about your property, contact your regional stewardship manager. (View this map to see who covers your town.)

Pamela Burlingame, Poultney, (802) 345-0366
Caitlin Cusack, Richmond, (802) 861-6504
Donna Foster, Woodstock, (802) 457-2369
Jennifer Garrett, Brattleboro, (802) 246-1503
David McMath, Montpelier, (802) 262-1242
Cara Montgomery, Richmond, (802) 861-6406
Adam Piper, Richmond, (802) 861-6405
Sumana Serchan, Richmond, (802) 861-0310
Bruce Urie, St. Johnsbury, (802) 745-6302

If you own a large conserved forest parcel or have forestry-related questions, contact one of our foresters (View this map to see who covers your town):

Caitlin Cusack, (802) 861-6504 (central and western Vermont)
Dan Kilborn, (802) 745-6303 (northeastern Vermont)
David McMath, (802) 262-1242 (northeastern and some of central Vermont)
Pieter van Loon, (802) 246-1502 (southern Vermont)

Other stewardship staff:

Tyler Miller, Stewardship Director, (802) 861-6407
Thomas Ott, Vermont ECO AmeriCorps Planning & Assessment Assistant
Rebecca Roman, VHCB AmeriCorps Land Management Coordinator

Legal

Caitlin Belcher, Legal Assistant, (802) 262-1216
Isaac Bissell
, Paralegal, (802) 262-1219
Penny Hannigan, Paralegal, (802) 262-1207
Christine McShea, Paralegal, (802) 262-1218
Rick Peterson, Project Counsel, (802) 861-6409

Development, Membership, and Communications

Nadine Berrini, Communications Director, (802) 262-1205
Jane Coffey, Development Coordinator, (802) 262-1204
Michelle Connor, Chief of Staff, (802) 262-1214
Rasna Dhillon, Communications Associate, (802) 262-1241
Christa Kemp, Director of Donor Relations, (802) 262-1229
Kate Shaw, Director of Development, (802) 262-1203

GIS Mapping and Database

Suzanne Leiter, Fee Lands Portfolio Manager, (802) 457-2369
Chris Moore, Data Integration Manager, (802) 262-1212
Jon Osborne, GIS Director, (802) 262-1215

Finance & Administration

Allison Dudley, Chief Financial Officer, (802) 262-1226
Teija Huttunen-Green, Director of Operations and Technology, (802) 262-1209
Rick Provost, Director of Finance, (802) 262-1213
Shelly Weeks, Office Manager & Event Coordinator, (802) 262-1201

President

Nick Richardson, President & CEO, (802) 262-1210

 

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VLT
Facts
593,000+
Total acres
protected
720+
Farms using
conserved land
420,000
Acres of
forestland
170
Recreation
spots
60
Miles
Catamount Trail
460
Miles
VAST Trail
2,500+
Properties
protected