Staff & Board

Staff

Sam Abel-Palmer
Executive Director
802-863-7153

Angele Court
Paralegal
802-863-7153

Eric Fanning
Staff Attorney
802-863-7153

Stacey Francese
Deputy Director
802-863-7153

Margaret Frye
Managing Attorney
802-863-7153

William Gardella
Staff Attorney
802-863-7153

Mark Hengstler
Paralegal
802-863-7153

Rachel Jones
Legal Intern
802-863-7153

Meredith Mason
Paralegal
802-863-7153

Cielo Mendoza
Staff Attorney
802-863-7153

David Santos
Staff Attorney
802-863-7153

Bradley Showman
Staff Attorney
802-863-7153

Kris Surette
Web Manager
802-383-2222

Renee Vigneau
Paralegal
802-863-7153

Ruthie Welch
Staff Attorney
802-863-7153

Sara Zeno
Office Manager
802-863-7153


Board of Trustees

  • Robert Appel, Esq., Interim President, Vice President & Secretary
  • Hans Huessy, Esq., Treasurer
  • Erin Jacobsen, Esq., Attorney Trustee
  • Peter Kunin, Esq., Attorney Trustee
  • Joan Lavoie, Client Trustee
  • Jessica A. Oski, Esq., Attorney Trustee
  • Amelia Silver, Attorney Trustee
  • Olivia Smith-Hammond, Client Trustee
  • Alicia Van Dyk, Client Trustee
  • Margaret Frye, Esq., Staff Representative

Legal Services Vermont board meetings are open to the public.

For information about how to attend the next meeting, please call 802-863-5620 and ask for the executive assistant.

Minutes from previous meetings are available on request. To request minutes, please call 802-863-5620 and ask for the executive assistant.