Research Protections Office
University of Vermont
213 Waterman Building
85 South Prospect Street
Burlington, Vermont 05405


RPO Organizational Chart

Our Team can be reached Monday - Friday 8am - 4:30pm by MS Teams or email

RPO Staff
Aubrie ClasDirector, IACUC/IBC/
Karen CrainIRB Regulatory
Abbey DattilioMonitoring and Compliance Specialist, IACUC/IBC/CSC
Jennifer DulinIRB Reliance Administrator and Health Network
Melanie LocherDirector,
Donna SilverManaging Director,
Coralee TyeIRB Regulatory
Sarah WrightIRB Regulatory
Linda MeiIACUC/IBC/CSC Regulatory
Diana NaserIRB Regulatory

Committee Chairs
Alexandra Potter, Ph.D.Chair,
Renee Stapleton, M.D., Ph.D.Associate Chair,
Nataniel Lester-Coll, M.D.Associate Chair,
Theodore Marcy, M.D.Chair,
Jennifer Laurent, Ph. D., APRNAssociate Chair,
Benedek Erdos, M.D., Ph.D.Chair,
Tom Jetton, Ph.D.Associate Chair,
Ida Washington, D.V.M., Ph.D.University Veterinarian, IACUC,  Chair,
Robert Kelm, Ph.D.Chair,
Sean Diehl, Ph.D.Associate Chair,


Updated 07/07/22