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February 13, 2018

Governor Phil Scott Appoints 13 to Boards and Commissions in January

Governor Phil Scott announced he appointed 13 Vermonters to State boards and commissions in the month of January.

Boards and commissions serve an important role in state government, giving Vermonters numerous opportunities to serve their state and communities. The Governor's office is currently soliciting applications to fill vacancies and upcoming term expirations. All those interested in serving on a board or commission should visit the Governor's website at to apply.

Appointments made by Gov. Scott between January 1 and January 31, 2018 are listed below:

State Workforce Development Board

* Gregory Maguire of Montpelier

District 5 Environmental Commission

* Ken Goslant of Northfield

Developmental Services State Program Standing Committee

* Ellen Malone of Rutland

* Lisa Maynes of Colchester

Children and Family Council for Prevention Programs

* Andrew Hathaway of Waterbury

Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs

* Cheryl O'Neil of Essex Junction

Vermont Veterans' Home Board of Trustees

* Michael Klopchin of West Rutland

* Gary DeGasta of Norwich

* Frederick Dunn Jr. of Bennington

* Joseph Krawczyk Jr. of Bennington

Municipal Bond Bank

* Deborah Winters of Swanton

* David Kimel of St. Albans

Liquor Control Board

* Richard Wobby of Northfield

Gov. Scott has made 479 appointments to State boards and commissions since taking office.

Media Contact: Rebecca Kelley, Office of the Governor, 802-828-6403,

Source: Office of the Governor
Last Updated at: February 13, 2018 14:39:40