Board of Directors

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We are currently accepting applications for Volunteer Committee and Board positions at Vermont Federal. Please send a letter of interest, including your reason(s) for participation and your resume by January 15, 2018 to:

Suzanne Lynn, Nominating Committee Chair
Vermont Federal Credit Union
84 Pine St.
PO Box 407
Burlington, VT 05402-0407

Board Members:

Joseph Finnigan

Joseph Finnigan - Chair

Joseph was elected to the Board of Directors and as Treasurer of Vermont Federal Credit Union in 1978. He served as President/CEO for more than 30 years, retiring in March 2009. He serves on the Board Executive Committee and on the Board of Trustees of the Credit Union Legislative Action Council (CULAC). He has also served on the Board of Directors of TriCorp Federal Credit Union and the New England Credit Union Heritage Foundation.

Megan Manahan Bliss

Megan Manahan Bliss - Vice Chair

Megan resides and works in St. Albans. Megan started out her career at the former Brown Cahill, Gawne & Miller, P.C. in 2001 as law clerk and in 2003 as an attorney and is now a shareholder in Cahill, Gawne, Miller & Manahan, P.C.. Megan received her B.S. from the University of Vermont in 1999 and her Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School in 2003.

Lisa Rees

Lisa Rees - Treasurer

Lisa Rees currently works for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) as a leadership coach specializing in emotional intelligence and appreciative inquiry. Lisa has worked for the USCIS since 1987 which was also when she became a member of Vermont Federal Credit Union. During most of her federal career, Lisa was involved with implementing financial systems to improve operational efficiencies and, in 2008, was named USCIS Manager of the Year in recognition of her excellence in leadership.

Suzanne Lynn

Suzanne Lynn - Secretary

Suzanne is the co-publisher and general manager of The St. Albans Messenger, a daily newspaper serving Franklin County. She carries the same titles and responsibilities for the Milton Independent, the Colchester Sun and the Essex Reporter, newspapers serving those communities. Her responsibilities include: budgeting, administration, P&L performance, staff planning and leadership, sales, marketing, circulation, collections and key account responsibilities. 

Tina Plante

Francis Broughton - Director

Frank was born and raised in Cornwall where he and his wife of 54 years, Mary Ann, continue to reside. Frank is the owner and operator of Broughton's Farm Supply in Bridport, a wholesale distributor of farm supplies that he established in 1963. Through a network of independent franchised dealers, products were distributed throughout Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.

Will Voigt

Will Voigt - Director

Will Voigt is the Senior Accountant at D.W. Voigt CPA P.C., a tax and consulting firm located in South Burlington. Will began his career with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) working in budget and finance and was the special assistant to the Chief Financial Officer of USCIS before leaving to work in the family owned business of D.W. Voigt CPA P.C. The opportunity to work with family and own his own business in the great state of Vermont was too good to pass up.


To Contact our Board Members:

84 Pine Street (100 Financial Plaza)
Post Office Box 407
Burlington, VT 05402-0407
Phone: (802) 658-0225 x1149


Vermont Federal operates in accordance with our approved bylaws. Any questions about these bylaws should be directed to the Board of Directors.





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