Extension Assistant Professor: Community Development

Gary Deziel began as a University of Vermont Extension assistant professor in community development July 1, 2018. He has prior experience in business process, budgeting and budget management, managerial and financial accounting, human resources and “people management”, facilities administration, project management, administrative leadership, communications, research and research management, and education outreach and service that worked to enhance resilient families and communities through varied professional and volunteer service in Peace Corps, private industry, university positions, and in local governance.

Associations and Affiliations

Gary Deziel

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

  • Community Development
  • Municipal Governance
  • Workforce Development


  • MBA, University of Vermont


  • 802-656-7617
Office Location:

278 South Main Street Suite 2 St. Albans, VT 05478