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HEATHER Cruickshank

Heather CruickshankCareer Highlights:
Merchants Bank
Vice President – Market Manager 
Branch President – College Street
Lender / Customer Representative 
Assistant Head Teller

Community Involvement:
KidsSafe-board member
Community Capital of Vermont-loan committee
Burlington Business Association-Downtown Action Group
Burlington Boys and Girls Club-board member 

Favorite part of job? The company and the people.  This company is an amazing place to work and has always been my extended family.  The customers are my friends and it is a joy to come to work every day.

Most inspiring mentor? Thomas Leavitt – I would not be where I am today without the guidance and coaching of Tom.  I am truly appreciative for the time and knowledge that has been given to me.  Thank you Tom.

Who is your living hero? My mom.  She is amazing and wonderful – best mother ever.  She made me who I am and taught me how to be confident, treat people with respect, to laugh at everything, and enjoy each and every day we have here on earth.

Favorite downtime activity? UDC North – I love to dance.

Favorite Vermont Escape? Lake Champlain in the summer and the mountains in the winter

Favorite social network? BBA – my fellow Burlington Businesses are always fun! 

Favorite website? MBVT.COM

Vermont Business Person you would most want to network with? Every business story is an inspiration.  I enjoy talking to Business owners in VT and hearing their success stories.  They are all inspiring.

John Boutin, VBM Publisher, Heather Cruickshank and Governor Jim Douglas< Last Next >