Kate Venne is Thrives’ Project Coordinator and oversees the majority of the organization’s youth programming, including the Leland & Gray Above the Influence Group. Kate lives in South Londonderry, having moved to Vermont from Western Massachusetts in 2015. Kate received her master’s degree in Community Health Education from UMass Amherst and is passionate about community organizing, youth empowerment and experiential learning. Additionally, Kate is an avid hiker/runner and is psyched to be organizing the Dash to the Dam 5k in the fall as well as coaching Girls on the Run in the spring!

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Erica Reynolds is the program director for Thrives and is primarily responsible for general oversight of the coalition, grant writing and grants management, and program development. She has a Law Degree from Western New England University School of Law and a Sociology degree from Smith College. Erica is passionate about working for social justice and community initiatives. She lives in West Dover with her husband and grew up in Guilford, VT. Erica is a musician and sings in several different groups along with her husband who is a bass player. She enjoys interior design and stand up paddleboarding.

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