JANUARY 31 2013 BOARD NOTES    March 20 2013 Board Notes

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October 29, 2013 Board Notes     December 12, 2013 Board Notes

July 16, 2014 Board Notes


Treasurer's Position 

VTAHPERD is currently seeking an enthusiastic and reliable person to serve as the Treasurer. The description is as follows. This is an unpaid position, however, a membership and a registration for the annual conference are included on a yearly basis. The time requirements are approximately 2-4 hours per month.  Ability to balance a checkbook needed. For more information, please contact Dr. Lisa Pleban, Executive Director, at lisa.pleban@castleton.edu

  1. The Treasurer will:
  1. Serve as Chair of the Finance Committee.
  2. Advise the Board on financial issues.
  3. Be elected at the Annual Meeting for a term of three years.
  4. Maintain the accounts of the organization.
  5. Prepare materials for filing tax forms with SHAPE America each year. (summer)
  6. Present a financial report at all meetings of the Board. (approximately 5 per year)
  7. Guide the Finance Committee in preparing the budget for approval by the Board in May.
  8. Along with the Executive Director, be responsible for collection of dues, registration fees, payment of bills, and maintenance of non-profit status and selection of a bank.
  9. Upon appointment of an Auditing Committee by the President, see that the books are audited yearly.


2014 VTAHPERD Executive Board

Past President:
Christine Souliere

President : Janice Lange

VP – Health:  open

VP – Physical Education:  Robyn Newton

VP – Recreation: Tammy Charbonneau

VP Dance: Laura Thygesen

VP – Adaptive PE: Mark Weikert

Sr. Student Representative: Kelsey Lenney

President Elect:  Betsey Caldwell

VP Elect – Health: Lindsey Panasci

VP Elect – Physical Education: Jim Hewitt

VP Elect – Recreation: Ted Panasci

VP Elect Dance:  Ally Bataille

VP Elect – Adaptive PE: Philip Chaput

Jump/Hoops for Heart: Carol Baitz

Jr. Student Representative: Courtney Taylor

Treasurer: Glenn Steinman

Non-Voting Members:

Executive  Director: Dr. Lisa Pleban

EDA Council for Convention: Robyn Davis

VTAHPERD Awards: Betsey Caldwell

EDA Council for Services:  Jason Lewis

American Heart Association: Russell Beilke

PRALL: Greg Carpenter

Fitness Competition Chair: Emily Gibbs

Let's Move in School Chair: Lyn Porter




VTAHPERD Board Documents


VTAHPERD Constitution and Operating Code

AAHPERD Conflict of Interest policy: to be signed yearly by all board members


VTAHPERD Volunteer form






New Vermont health education and physical education graduation proficiencies and performance indicators


Guidance document for Health Education


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 Celebrate For the Love of Play now through Oct. 17th!


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General Mills Research grants up to $2000 to study physical activity. Application on "GRANTS" page. Apply by 10-31-14


Raise $2,000 or more through your Jump Rope For Heart or Hoops For Heart event at your school and receive a one-year FREE JUMP membership to SHAPE America! Click here to find out more.


VTAHPERD Seeking Applicants for Position of Treasurer. Visit the Executive Board page




VTAHPERD Conference at the Killington Grand Hotel.

Thursday & Friday November 13-14, 2014 

Final schedule announced!



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