Board of Directors

The Emerge Vermont Board of Directors provides in-state leadership, oversight, and direction for the organization.

Board of Directors

Governor Madeleine May Kunin – Founder

Joan Lenes, Former State Represenative & School Board Member – Chair

*Brenda Churchill, Statehouse Liaison, LGBTQIA Alliance of Vermont

Dottie Deans, Former Chair of the Vermont Democratic Party

Helen Head, Former State Representative

Deb Markowitz, Former Secretary of State & Secretary of Natural Resources

Sue Minter, Former State Representative & Democratic Nominee for Governor

Kesha Ram, Former State Representative

*Lauren Sampson, Civil Rights Fellow at Lawyers for Civil Rights

* Emerge Vermont alumna