University of Vermont

Cultivating Healthy Communities

Faculty Directory

William McMaster

Extension Associate Professor:
Community Resource Development Specialist


(802) 334-7325 ext.482

316 Main Street, Suite 101, Newport, VT 05855-5029
Profile & Education

Bill McMaster's primary focus includes working with communities and organizations to develop a vision for the future. He has developed a curriculum called "Take Charge/Re-Charge Sustainable Development for Vermont Communities."

Bill also works with downtowns utilizing the "Downtown and Business District Analysis" and conducts needs assessments, strategic planning and facilitation.

  • M.Ed., Springfield College
  • BS, University of Massachusetts
Areas of Expertise

Community visioning; Downtown and business district analysis; Needs assessment; Strategic planning; Facilitation

Suggested Topics for Comment

Community visioning; Downtown market analysis; Needs assessment

  • McMaster, W.J., Clark, S., (2010), Visioning Proceedings, Town of Plainfield, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2010), Take Charge Proceedings, Towns of Jericho and Underhill, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2009), Farm Housing Analysis for a site in Greensboro, VT, A publication for Gilman Housing trust, Inc.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2009), Downtown and Business District Analysis, Town of Barton, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2008), Downtown and Business District Analysis, Town of Hardwick, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2008), Downtown and Business District Analysis, City of Newport, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., Dedam, J. (2007), Geotourism in the Northeast Kingdom Proceedings, a publication for the Nulhegan Gateway Association.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2007), Re-Charge Proceedings, Town of Brighton, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2007), Barton Celebration of Youth Proceedings, Town of Barton, Vt.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2007), Nulhegan Marketing Project Proceedings.
  • McMaster, W.J., (2006), Town of Brighton Area Market Survey Results, Final Report.
  • National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals (NACDEP)
  • Take Charge Re-Charge Sustainable Development for Vermont Communities
  • Downtown and Business District Analysis

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