/Tag: Center for an Agricultural Economy
25 10, 2014

Governor’s Institute Students Give Back: Brianna Barker

2017-11-08T16:16:34-04:00

On July 22, Brianna Barker joined other Governor's Institute of Vermont students at the Vermont Foodbank, the Center for an Agricultural Economy and Pete's Greens to glean and process food for distribution to Vermonters in need. We invited Brianna to share her Governor's Institute experience with us: I am a high school student who volunteered [...]

Governor’s Institute Students Give Back: Brianna Barker2017-11-08T16:16:34-04:00
24 09, 2014

Governor’s Institute Students Give Back

2017-11-08T16:16:36-04:00

On July 22, the Vermont Foodbank hosted a group from The Governor’s Institute of Vermont, which gleaned and processed food for distribution to Vermonters in need. The Governor’s Institute students also worked at the Center for an Agricultural Economy’s shared use processing facility in Hardwick, processing vegetables into packaged and cut forms.  All of the [...]

Governor’s Institute Students Give Back2017-11-08T16:16:36-04:00
16 06, 2014

Meet Linda Markin: Harpoon Point to Point Rider

2017-11-08T16:16:41-04:00

Linda Markin was too short to make money as an apple picker and it was warmer doing the payroll indoors anyway.  Thus began her accounting/finance career in Vermont in the late 1970s.  Linda went on to work for Concept2 for more than two decades and currently serves as the CFO of the Vermont Community Loan [...]

Meet Linda Markin: Harpoon Point to Point Rider2017-11-08T16:16:41-04:00