I am the only woman in the race in Orange 1; as a mother, grandmother, and great grandmother I know the economic and social challenges our families and communities face. As a mother, grandmother, great grandmother and volunteer I know we must find ways to attract and keep our young adults right here in our Vermont communities.
I am a:
Retired State Employee
Life long district resident
Member and trustee of East Orange Church and School house
Facilitator for Waits River Valley School (WRVS) Act 46 Alternative Governance Structure committee
I was the lead sponsor of several bills and co-sponsor of many other bills.
Here is a list of the bills I was the Lead Sponsor of:
H.0432, An act relating to prevailing wages
H.0433, An act relating to establishing a livable wage
H.0434, An act relating to local control of the public education system and to the relative powers of school districts and supervisory unions
H.0435, An act relating to teaching the history of organized labor and the collective bargaining process
H.0499, An act relating to regulation and taxation of marijuana
H.0627, An act relating to the establishment of the 10 Percent for Vermont Program
H.0845, An act relating to allowing certain employees who exercise law enforcement powers to receive an early retirement allowance equal to their normal retirement allowance
H.0491, An act relating to a single-payer health care system