Board of Directors

We are governed by a Board of Directors. The board is elected by Vermont Rural Water’s membership to serve three-year terms.

President: Margaret Dwyer (Winhall-Stratton Fire District)

Vice President: John Lazelle (Town of Wilmington)

Secretary/Treasurer: Jon Thornton (Bradford Water and Sewer)

Board Member: Ray Counter (Brandon Fire District #1)

Board Member: April Busfield (Town of Canaan)

Board Liaison: Eric Blatt (VT DEC – Water Investment Division)

Board Liaison: Rod Lamothe (Castleton Meadows)

2019-2022 Board Members and Liaison





Margaret Dwyer

Winhall-Stratton Fire District

Vice President

John Lazelle

Town of Wilmington

Secretary/Treasurer and NRWA Director

Jon Thornton

Bradford Water & Sewer

Board Member

Ray Counter

Brandon Fire District #1

Board Member

April Busfield

Town of Canaan

Board Liaison

Eric Blatt

VT DEC – Water Investment Division

Board Liaison

Rod Lamothe

Castleton Meadows