Prominent Members of the Vermont Coalition to Regulate Marijuana

Individuals

  • Madeleine M. Kunin, Former Governor of Vermont
  • Bill McKibben, Author, Environmentalist
  • Kimberly Cheney, Former Vermont Attorney General
  • Allen Gilbert, former Executive Director (retired) , ACLU of Vermont
  • James Duff Lyall, Executive Director, ACLU of Vermont
  • Scott McGee, former Lamoille County State’s Attorney, former Assistant U.S. Attorney for Vermont
  • Robert Appel, Esq., Civil Rights Attorney, Former Executive Director of the Vermont Human Rights Commission, Former Defender General, Former Chief of the Attorney General’s Civil Rights Unit
  • Suzi Wizowaty, Executive Director, Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform, Former State Representative
  • Max Tracy, Burlington City Council Member
  • Joseph McSherry, M.D., Ph.D., Clinical Neurophysiologist
  • Robert Melamede, Ph.D., Molecular Biologist and Biochemist, Founder of Cannabis Science, Inc.
  • Rachel Siegel, Executive Director, Peace and Justice Center, Former Burlington City Council Member
  • John Gramuglia, LICSW, LADC, LCS, MBA
  • Carolyn Subin, PhD, LICSW, Otter Creek Associates
  • Stuart Friedman, Drug Treatment Professional
  • Bill Coleman, Drug Treatment Professional
  • Steve May, LICSW
  • Maria D’Haene, LICSW
  • Rev. Earl Kooperkamp, Church of the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Barre
  • Rev. Ken White, Pastor, College Street Congregational Church, Burlington
  • Rev. Elissa Johnk, Middlesex
  • Rev. Bert Marshall, Centre Congregational Church UCC, Brattleboro
  • Roy V. Hill, II, President of the Vermont Ecumenical Council & Bible Society, Burlington
  • Rev. Katelyn Macrae, Richmond
  • Rev. Jeremy Kirk, First Congregational Church of W. Brattleboro
  • Rev. Barnaby Feder, Champaign Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, Middlebury
  • Cantor Kate Judd, Spiritual Leader, Brattleboro Area Jewish Community, Brattleboro
  • Rev. Peggy Yingst, Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Brattleboro
  • Rev. Dr. M’ellen Kennedy, Consulting Minister, Springfield Unitarian Universalist Church
  • Rev. Abigail Stockman, Developmental Minister, First Church in Barre, Universalist
  • Rev. Peter Plagge, Pastor, Waterbury Congregational Church, Waterbury
  • Chris Dinnan, Retired, Vermont Department of Corrections
  • Jill Evans, Criminal Justice Professional
  • Mimi, Brill, Esq., Supervising Attorney Windham County Pubic Defender
  • Jack McCullough, Esq., Chairman, Washington County Democratic Committee
  • Timothy Bryon Fair, Esq.
  • James Maxwell, Esq.
  • Alec Slater, Esq.
  • Mark Coel, Esq.
  • Dave Silberman, Esq.
  • Christopher A. Davis, Esq.
  • Clancy DeSmet, Legal Professional
  • David Jacobsen, Legal Professional
  • Barbara Taylor Blythe, Legal Professional
  • Michael Devine, Legal Professional
  • Erhard Mahnke, Affordable Housing Advocate, Former Burlington City Council Member
  • Ted Wimpey, Affordable Housing Advocate
  • David Edwards, MD
  • Susan Rice, RN
  • Liam Havard, EMT, WEMT
  • Rita Brown, Medical Professional
  • Lindsay Wood, Medical Professional
  • Milton DeGeorge, Medical Professional
  • Alice Seddon, Medical Professional
  • Kelly Howard, Medical Professional
  • Martha Dubois, Medical Professional
  • Suzanne Baxtresser, Medical Professional
  • Karissa Balten, Medical Professional
  • Hinda Miller, Former State Senator
  • Tess Taylor, Former State Representative
  • Daryl Pillsbury, Former State Representative
  • Linda Waite-Simpson, Former State Representative
  • Teo Zagar, Former State Representative
  • Mary Beth Bennett, Veteran
  • Martin Smith, Veteran
  • Mark Montgomery, Veteran
  • Frank Bidwell, Veteran
  • Margo Oaken, Veteran
  • Gene Jakominich, Veteran, Business Owner
  • Aaron Masi, Educator
  • Donald Morrison, Educator
  • Jozef Hand-Boniaskowski, Educator
  • Elias Gardner, Educator
  • Igor Zbtinoff, Educator
  • Franklin Rudolph, Educator
  • Jeff Dinitz, Educator
  • Bill Lofy, Vermont Cannabis Collaborative
  • Will Raap, Founder Gardener’s Supply and Intervale Center.
  • Alan Newman, Founder, Seventh Generation and Magic Hat Brewery
  • Chris Walsh, Co-Owner, Nectar’s
  • Jason Gelrud, Co-Owner, Nectar’s
  • Julie C. DeCuypere, Telecom Consultant
  • Carl Marcinkowski, Owner, Applied Standards LLC
  • Benjamin Brown, Farmer, Advocate
  • Edward Gordon, Artist, Business Owner
  • Jackson Whelan, Business Owner
  • Saul Cohen, Business Owner
  • Jonathon Friedberg, Business Owner
  • Kathy McNames, Business Owner
  • Sarah DeCandio, Business Owner
  • Lisa Richards, Business Owner
  • Sarah Trainer, Business Owner
  • Michael Andrews, Business Owner
  • Dawn Morin, Business Owner
  • Morriah Signor, Business Owner
  • Corey Hutson, Business Owner
  • Gary Simpson, Business Owner
  • Scott Beauvais, Business Owner
  • Chris Wright, Business Owner

Organizations

  • American Civil Liberties Union of Vermont
  • Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform
  • Peace and Justice Center
  • Vermont Cancer Survivors Network
  • Vermont State Colleges Faculty Federation
  • Addison County Democratic Committee
  • Washington County Democratic Committee
  • Windham County Democratic Committee
  • UVM College Democrats
  • UVM Young Americans for Liberty
  • Vermont Progressive Party
  • Vermont Libertarian Party
  • Law Offices of Susan Buckholz, P.C.
  • Law Enforcement Against Prohibition
  • Clergy for a New Drug Policy
  • BTV Green
  • Marijuana Policy Project
  • Vermont Cannabis Collaborative

Note: Individuals’ support should not be construed as support from employers or other organizations with which they may be affiliated (unless included in the list of membership organizations).