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    Governor Shumlin

    Governor, Vermont

    Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin is a small business owner, public servant and father of two. His career in public service began more than 30 years ago when he was elected to serve on the town’s select board. As governor, he has worked to tackle the state’s heroin crisis, create jobs and raise incomes, control skyrocketing health care costs, reduce recidivism and invest in education. A committed entrepreneur, Shumlin was the longtime co-director of Putney Student Travel and National Geographic Student Expeditions, a company that sends students on educational programs and service projects across the globe.

    Past Events

    Wednesday, Oct 14 2015

    6 PM

    The number of heroin users has more than doubled in just a decade. The death rate from overdose has nearly quadrupled. And with cut-rate prices and... read more
    1 hour | Conversation | Joffrey Ballet

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