The high meadows board visited a culvert replacement project on howe brook in hancock during a Watershed resilience tour in july 2017. Top row, left to right: Gaye Symington (staff), Candy Page, Carl Ferenbach, Tom Roberts, Darby Bradley, Liz Bankowski,  david mears Bottom row, left to right: Will Lathrop (staff), emilye pelow Corbett, Katie Michels (Staff) Not pictured: John Kassel, Nina mcdonnell (Staff)

The high meadows board visited a culvert replacement project on howe brook in hancock during a Watershed resilience tour in july 2017.
Top row, left to right: Gaye Symington (staff), Candy Page, Carl Ferenbach, Tom Roberts, Darby Bradley, Liz Bankowski,  david mears
Bottom row, left to right: Will Lathrop (staff), emilye pelow Corbett, Katie Michels (Staff)
Not pictured: John Kassel, Nina mcdonnell (Staff)

Carl Ferenbach  Co-founder and Chair
Chairman of High Meadows Foundation. Serves on numerous for-profit and not-for-profit boards, including those of the Environmental Defense Fund (Chairman), Climate Central, The Wilderness Society, Woodrow Wilson Academy (Chairman), Princeton Environmental Institute, High Meadows Institute (Chairman and Co-founder), and the Centre for Enterprise, Markets, and Ethics. Co-Founder, Berkshire Partners LLC.

Liz Bankowski  
CEO and President, The Windham Foundation; Former board member and Senior Director, Ben & Jerry's; Trustee, The Ben & Jerry's Foundation; Board member, Green Mountain Power.

Darby Bradley Vice Chair, Assistant Secretary
Former President, Vermont Land Trust;  Former Trustee, Farms for City Kids Foundation; Former Trustee, Northern Forest Center.

John Kassel
Managing Partner, Dunkiel Saunders Elliott Raubvogel and Hand Law Firm; Former President, Conservation Law Foundation; Former Secretary, Vermont Agency of Natural Resources.

David Mears
Professor and Associate Dean of Environmental Law Program at the Vermont Law School; Former Commissioner, Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation; Several senior policy and regulatory positions in Texas, Washington, D.C., and Washington state. 

Candace Page
Semi-retired journalist; Former Statehouse Bureau chief; Managing editor and editorial page editor, Burlington Free Press; Trustee, Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home.

Emilye Pelow Corbett Secretary and Treasurer
Philanthropic Advisor for the Vermont Community Foundation; Board Member and Vice President, Barre Partnership; Former Sustainability Analyst for Sentinel Investments.

Tom Roberts  
Executive Director, Vital Communities; Resident of Cobb Hill Co-Housing in Hartland, VT; Former Senior Philanthropic Advisor for the Vermont Community Foundation; Executive Director, Ottauquechee Health Foundation.

 

Founders: Rick Davis, Carl Ferenbach, Judy Ferenbach, Scott McArdle, and David Rahr

2017 HIGH MEADOWS BOARD MEETINGS:

  • April 7
  • July 21
  • October 19-20
  • December 1


2017 BOARD LEARNING SESSIONS

  • January 27 
  • May 5
  • September 8