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Committee Members

The Trust Committee members volunteer their time to ensure that funds are distributed to organizations that improve the health of our community. This group consists of volunteers that represent Rutland Regional Medical Center, Public Health, Medicine, Non-Profit Health agencies, Mental Health and Public Schools.

Bowse Health Trust Committee Members

  • Joan Gamble, Chair, Strategic Change Consultant
  • Renee Bousquet, Vice Chair, Vermont Department of Health
  • Mary M. Beerworth, MD, FACOG, Former Medical Director, Rutland Women’s Healthcare
  • Kate Bosnich, Executive Director, EPIC & Tapestry Programs, Rutland City Schools
  • Claudio Fort, President, Rutland Regional Medical Center
  • Nanci Gordon, United Way of Vermont/VT 2-1-1
  • Doug Norford, LICSW, Director, Child & Family Services, Rutland Mental Health
  • Lisa Ryan, Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
  • Ashley Bride, United Way Executive Director

The Rutland County Partnership for Health
Review Committee

The advisory committee is comprised of a variety of professionals working in health agencies within Rutland County. This group assists with the grant application process and provides feedback and support to the Trust Committee. Additionally, they assist with the development of the Community Health Needs Assessment.

  • Ann Bannister, RN, Retired School Nurse
  • Sarah Cosgrove, Rutland Regional Medical Center Community Health Improvement
  • Martha Coulter, Castleton University
  • Brennan Duffy, Rutland Redevelopment Authority
  • Melanie Gaiotti, Vermont Department of Liquor Control
  • Marlee Mason, Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice
  • Brian Nolan, Dartmouth-Hitchcock
  • Matthew Prouty, Rutland City Police
  • Sarah Roy, ADAP, Vermont Department of Health
  • Randal Smathers, Rutland Free Library
  • Ann Warrell, Vermont Country Store

Bowse Health Trust Operational Staff

Jamie A. Bentley, MPH
Community Impact Coordinator
Community Health Improvement Team
Rutland Regional Medical Center

Traci Moore
Senior Director of Development & Community Relations
Rutland Regional Medical Center

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