Group photo of staff

Offices around the state:

Headquarters:

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

Champlain Valley

PO Box 850
226 Bridge Street
Richmond VT 05477
phone: (802) 434-3079

Northeast Kingdom

171 Scott Farm Road
Newport, VT 05885
phone: (802) 748-6089

King Farm

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

Southwest Vermont

10 Furnace Grove Road
Bennington, VT 05201 
phone: (802) 442-4915

Southeast Vermont

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

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, Senior 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, Conservation 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) 287-4136
Caitlin Cusack, Richmond, (802) 861-6504
Donna Foster, Woodstock, (802) 457-2369
Jennifer Garrett, Brattleboro, (802) 246-1503
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, Stewardship Forester, (802) 861-6504 (serves northwest Vermont)
Dan Kilborn, Stewardship Forester, (802) 745-6303 (serves northeast Vermont)
Pieter van Loon, Director of Forest Stewardship, (802) 246-1502 (serves southern Vermont)

Other stewardship staff:

Kerry Doyle, Stewardship Systems & Policy Manager, Brattleboro, (802) 257-5832
Elena Mederas, Vermont ECO AmeriCorps Planning & Assessment Assistant, (802) 522-7373
Tyler Miller, Stewardship Director, (802) 861-6407
Rebecca Roman, VHCB AmeriCorps Land Management Coordinator, (802) 522-7373

Legal

Caitlin Belcher, Legal Assistant, (802) 262-1216
Isaac Bissell
, Paralegal, (802) 262-1219
Julie Curtin, Director of Legal Services, (802) 262-1225
Penny Hannigan, Stewardship Paralegal, (802) 262-1207
Christine McShea, Paralegal, (802) 262-1218
Rick Peterson, Project Counsel, (802) 861-6409

Development, Membership, and Communications

Elise Annes, Vice President for Community Relations, (802) 262-1206
Nadine Berrini, Communications Director, (802) 262-1205
Jane Coffey, Development Coordinator, (802) 262-1204
Michelle Connor, Executive Coordinator, (802) 262-1214
Cara Gauthier, Membership Coordinator, (802) 262-1222
Christa Kemp, Director of Donor Relations, (802) 262-1229
Kate Shaw, Director of Development, (802) 262-1203
Sophia Veltrop, Communications Coordinator, (802) 262-1241

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

Teija Huttunen-Green, Director of Operations and Technology, (802) 262-1209
Rick Provost, Director of Finance, (802) 262-1213
Shelly Weeks, Receptionist/Office Manager, (802) 262-1201

President

Nick Richardson, President, (802) 262-1210

 

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VLT
Facts
570,000+
Total acres
protected
700
Farms using
conserved land
400,000
Acres of
forestland
120
Recreation
spots
60
Miles
Catamount Trail
450
Miles
VAST Trail
2,300+
Properties
protected