Our Board is comprised of representatives of member congregations in Chittenden, Washington and Windham counties.
Pastor Josh Simon - President, First Congregational Church of Essex Junction
Mr. Gene Bergman – Treasurer, First Unitarian Universalist Society of Burlington
Rev. Joan Javier-Duval – Unitarian Church of Montpelier
Mr. Fred Breunig - Guilford Community Church, Windham county
Rev. Elissa Johnk - First Congregational Church of Burlington
Ms. Marty Roberts - Christ Episcopal Church, Montpelier
"I love VIA and it's a privilege to serve with other people of faith." -- Mary Beth Barritt, former Board member
Join VIA's statewide effort of organizing for social change in our criminal justice system, fighting for racial justice, and pressing to eradicate homelessness and build more affordable housing.
From January to June, 2022, our VIA Local Organizing Ministries on the above-mentioned issues will be urging legislators to support certain bills, such as H406 Cultural and Economic Empowerment Centers for POC, H422 Decriminalize Personal Possession of Certain Drugs, and S210 Rental Registry and Inspection System. Contact Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.