Northeast SARE Staff

General Information & Inquiries

Northeast SARE is currently searching for an Administrative Assistant. Follow the link below to learn more about the position.

Northeast SARE Office
University of Vermont
140 Kennedy Drive, Suite 202
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: 802-651-8335
Email: northeastsare@uvm.edu

Host Institution Staff

Vern GrubingerVern Grubinger
Northeast SARE Director
University of Vermont Extension
130 Austine Drive, Suite 300
Brattleboro, VT 05301-7040
Phone: 802-257-7967 x303
Email: vernon.grubinger@uvm.edu
Heather OmandHeather Omand
Associate Director (Research and Education Grant Program)
University of Vermont
140 Kennedy Drive, Suite 202
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: 802-651-8335, ext 551
Email: heather.omand@uvm.edu
Grant Coordinator Candice Huber smiling with rocks and water behind herCandice Huber
Grants Coordinator (Farmer and Partnership Grant Programs)
University of Vermont
140 Kennedy Drive, Suite 202
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: 802-651-8335, ext 554
Email: candice.huber@uvm.edu
Kali McPetersKali McPeters
Grants Coordinator (Graduate Student and Research for Novel Approaches Grant Programs)
University of Vermont
140 Kennedy Drive, Suite 202
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: 802-651-8335, ext 555
Email: kali.mcpeters@uvm.edu
Jennifer PelkeyJennifer Pelkey
Office Manager
University of Vermont
140 Kennedy Drive, Suite 202
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: 802-651-8335, ext 550
Email: jennifer.pelkey@uvm.edu
Lacey UreLacey Ure
Financial Manager
University of Vermont
140 Kennedy Drive, Suite 202
South Burlington, VT 05403
Phone: 802-651-8335, ext 556
Email: financenortheastsare@uvm.edu
Vander Gac, Communications Coordinator, smiling in a snowstormVander Gac
Communications Specialist
University of Vermont
327 US-302, Barre, VT 05641
Phone: 802-476-2272 ext 216
Email: vander.gac@uvm.edu
Eri Pinto - Grant Program AssistantEri Pinto
Grant Program Assistant

Northeast SARE | University of Vermont
327 US-302, Barre, VT 05641
802-476-2003 x212
Eri.Pinto@uvm.edu
Professional Development Program Staff
Katie Campbell-NelsonKatie Campbell-Nelson
Professional Development Program Coordinator (Professional Development Grant Program)
Cornell Cooperative Extension
Colombia & Greene Counties Agroforestry Resource Center
6055 Route 23
Acra, NY 12405
Phone: 413-834-1090
Email: kc2233@cornell.edu
Nevin DawsonNevin Dawson
Professional Development Program Associate Coordinator
University of Maryland Extension
9194 Legion Road, Suite 4
Denton, MD 21629
Phone: 301-364-4174
Email: ndawson@umd.edu