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Smart Growth Vermont Welcomes New Board Member

Smart Growth Vermont is pleased to introduce our newest Board member, Tracy Himmel Isham. Tracy joins the board with great enthusiasm and a background that will compliment the organization.
Tracy currently serves as co-chair of the Cornwall Planning Commission in Addison County. She has worked professionally at Middlebury College for the last five years as a career counselor, an international student advisor and director of DigitalBridges2.0, which works with VT-based entrepreneurial start-ups. Tracy brings broad experience from both non-profit and for-profit business management, strategic planning, marketing, budgeting, and evaluation. She worked for fourteen years in the forest products industry in Washington, DC and later upon arriving to Vermont for environmental organizations. Tracy lives in Cornwall, VT with her husband Jon Isham, their three very active young daughters, a dozen chickens and 2 cats. Tracy is a native New Englander but grew up overseas. She graduated from Emory University with a BA in International Studies.