22 Graduate From Leadership Institute

Windsor — Twenty-two members of the Upper Valley business and nonprofit community graduated from the Leadership Upper Valley’s Leadership Institute program earlier this month during a ceremony at Harpoon Brewery in Windsor.

Leadership Upper Valley is a program of Vital Communities designed to inspire, educate and engage leaders to better serve the Upper Valley. The program, which featured 10 day-long sessions between September and June, focused on key aspects of the region, including economic development, education, government and politics, arts and the creative economy, communication, health and human services, environment and transportation and livable communities.

This is the seventh class to graduate the Leadership Institute.

The graduates include: Suzanne Bissonette, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital; Sarah Blum, Cover; Chris Collier, VINS; Joan Collison, RiverRun Medical Office; Mike Conway, Means of Production; Timothy G. Draper, Ledyard Bank; Gordon P Ehret, Hypertherm; Laurie Gelb, Cedar Circle Farm; Shannon Green, Green Woodlands; Reginald Greene, Ledyard National Bank; James B. Grossman, Ottauqueechee Community Partnership; Pete Helm, Upper Valley Land Trust; Justine R. Labonte, Co-op Food Stores; Amy L. Longmoore, Kendal at Hanover; Sherry A. Jones, Mascoma Savings Bank; Kathy Lowell, Dartmouth Printing.