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Wilson Bio

Photo of Jeff WilsonWILSON, Jeff

Elected to the Board by the Vermont State Legislature in 2013. Term expires in March 2019. Born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Raised in Williamstown, Massachusetts and has resided in Manchester, Vermont since 1986. Educated at UMASS-Dartmouth, BA, Political Science, 1977; and Suffolk University, MPA, 1981. Former Member of the House of Representatives, 2009-2015. Served on the House Committee on Ways and Means. After twenty-six years of public service in state and local government, Jeff joined the Nashville & Eastern Railroad (NERR) and Nashville & Western Railroad (NWR) management team in 2003 and currently holds the position of Vice President for Administrative Services for NERR, and was elevated to NWR President in 2004. He serves on the Board of Directors for both Railroads and is part owner of NWR and Transit Solutions Group, a commuter rail operating company. Prior to moving to the private sector, Mr. Wilson was employed as Manchester’s Town Manager from 1986-2003. Married to Jacquelyne Wilson and they have three sons.

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