University of Vermont

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Bray Bio

Picture of Christopher BrayBRAY, Christopher A.

Elected to the Board by the Vermont State Legislature in 2009. Term expires in 2015. Born in New Britain, Connecticut. Educated at UVM, BA, Zoology, 1977; MA, English, 1991. Also graduated from UVM's Snelling Center for Government, 2006. Former member of the Vermont House of Representatives, 2007- 2011. Formerly taught at UVM for four years in the English Department and founded Common Grounds Communications, which provides production services to a variety of clients and publishing houses. Bray lives on an 82-acre working farm in New Haven, VT. Bray is also the founder of Fair Trade Vermont. Current and former service includes: the House Agricultural Committee (clerk); Vermont Milk Commission (secretary); Rural Economic Development Working Group (chair); Vermont Biomass Energy Development Working Group (co-chair); Vermont Forestry Commission; Economic Development Committee of the Governor's Dairy Task Force; Justice of the Peace; the Middlebury Area Land Trust (past President); EMT with Charlotte Fire & Rescue; School Board Technology Committee; baseball and soccer coach and referee; and a variety of other school-related volunteer activities.

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