The Montpelier Development Corporation is an independent, non-profit organization committed to economic development in the City of Montpelier, Vermont. MDC was born out of a citizen-driven process, Montpelier's Economic Development Strategic Plan, and funded by the City of Montpelier. MDC exists to ensure a prosperous future for those who live, learn, and work in the city. MDC is guided by a dedicated board of directors from the community.

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Board of Directors

Michael Nobles, Chair

President & CEO, Union Mutual

Sarah Jarvis, Vice Chair

General Counsel, Union Mutual

Elinor Bacon

Owner, E.R. Bacon Development

Tim Heney

Owner, Heney Real Estate

Harrison Kahn

Director of Brand Strategy & Development, Caledonia Spirits

William Kaplan

Commercial Developer & former SVP, Vermont College of Fine Arts

Rob Kasow

Owner, Bear Pond Books

Cheryl LaFrance

Senior VP & COO, Northfield Savings Bank

Steve Ribolini

Owner, SR Services



Laura Gebhart

Executive Director