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TOM Gilbert

Tom GilbertCareer Highlights:
Highfields Center for Composting - Executive Director, Program Director
University of Vermont - Adjunct Faculty, Compost Ecology and Management
Riverside Farm - Field Hand
Vermont Compost Company
Evergreen Community Gardens - Coordinator
Dutton's Farm - Field Hand
Ayers Farm - Field Hand 

Community Involvement:
Composting Association of Vermont - Vice President
Center for an Agricultural Economy - Board Member
Hardwick Town Manager Community Review Board - Member
NOFA-Vermont Farmer Correspondence Program
Volunteer Education

Favorite part of job? - creative problem solving, developing systems and strategies, and being inspired by dynamic biological systems 

Most inspiring mentor? The Earth and my kids

Who is your living hero? Lots of tireless, committed farmers, community organizers and mission-based entrepreneurs

Favorite downtime activity? Biking or hiking with my kids 

Favorite Vermont Escape? too many – mountains or rivers

Favorite social network? Buffalo Mountain Coop aisles

Vermont Business Person you would most want to network with? John Todd

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