Staff & Board


We are located at Parks Place in Bellows Falls. Call us at 802.463.9927. To send a message, Click Here.

  • Laura Schairbaum, Project Director, ext 209
  • Deb Witkus, Community Outreach Coordinator, ext 212
  • Scott Sharland, Program Specialist, ext 213

Advisory Board

  • Susan Williams, LADC substance abuse counselor
  • Johanna Harpster, Retired WNESU Superintendent
  • Stephanie Ward, WNESU educator
  • Debra Grant (Chair), Community College of Vermont (CCV)
  • Rhonda Aither, Youth Services
  • Robin Rieske, prevention consultant, Vermont Department of Health
  • Heather Waryas, WNESU Student Assistance Program Coordinator
  • Don Tretler, VABIR Employment Consultant
  • Will Fritch, VDH Public Health Nurse & School Liaison

Interested in joining our volunteer Advisory Board? We meet once per month along with committee meetings. Contact Director Laura Schairbaum at 802.463.9927 ext 213 for more details.