University of Vermont

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O'Brien Bio

Picture of Anne O'BrienO'BRIEN, Anne T.

Elected to the Board by the Vermont State Legislature in 2013. Term expires in March 2019. Born in Northampton Massachusetts and became a lifelong resident of Vermont a few weeks later. Has resided in Richmond since 1984. Educated at Champlain Valley Union High School in Hinesburg Vermont; UVM, BSN, 1982; and St Michael’s College, MSA., 1992. Member of House of Representatives, 2008-present. Serves on the House Committee on Appropriations. Currently employed as a Health Care Clinical Consultant and also owns a small business, Sweet Hearts of Vermont, which produces 100% pure maple candy hearts for weddings and events. Former occupations include working as a Visiting Nurse, Director of Quality, Executive Director and Founding member of the Vermont Council for Quality, Extension Faculty at UVM, and as a Healthcare Administrator and Consultant. While at UVM, she was a member of UVM Faculty Senate and served on the Curricular Affairs Committee. Former member of the Vermont Human Resource Investment Council, the Vermont Council for Quality, and the Richmond Board of Civil Authority. Current member of the Richmond Economic Development Committee. Founding board member and secretary of the Richmond Community Senior Center Board. Lives with her partner Keith Frantz. Has three adult children; Rebecca, Josiah (UVM, 2007) and Luke.

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