ANNE JANEWAY of Norwich and White River Junction, VT., has joined the Upper Valley Land Trust (UVLT) as development director. In this role, sheÂ is workingÂ to attract support for the organization through fundraising and stewarding of the organization’s 1,000+ members and connectingÂ withÂ UVLT’s network ofÂ donors, volunteers,Â and landowners to advance the conservation mission of the organization. She brings more than 20 years of experience inÂ non-profit administration and fundraising to UVLT, with priorÂ localÂ experience working at Vermont Law School, Dartmouth College, and Kimball Union Academy.Â Most recently, Anne served as director of development at the Concord Community Music School.Â She is a 1990 graduate of Middlebury College and a 1995 master’s graduate of Suffolk University with a M.Ed. in administration.
Anne is a board member of the Green Mountain Club and a former board member of the Upper Valley Trails Alliance.Â She especially enjoys hiking and skiing and has hiked the highest 46 Adirondack peaks.Â As a lifelong outdoorswoman,Â she is passionate about preserving natural spaces and appreciates the many UVLT properties she has visited over the years. Anne has participated in many hikesÂ led byÂ UVLT staff and volunteers to conserved properties and isÂ looking forward toÂ further opportunities to share newly conserved lands. She is a 34-year resident of theÂ Upper ValleyÂ and cites the quality of life and the scenic beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities available as key reasons toÂ reside in theÂ Upper Valley and participate in safeguardingÂ the natural resources around us.
ANDY BOYCE is UVLTâ€™s Conservation Mapping and Field Specialist. He will evaluate and document natural resources on the lands UVLT conserves and will prepare maps for conservation planning and long-term protection. Prior to joining UVLT, Andy served as Trail Coordinator for the Rivendell Trails Association and Rivendell Interstate School District based in Orford, NH, where he has worked with educators to develop place-based curriculum units and has planned and supervised the Rivendell Student Trail Crew program each summer. He is a graduate of the University of Vermont School of Business Administration and has a Master of Science in Geography from Western Washington University. His technical background includes over 20 years of experience using Geographic Information Systems in natural resource assessment and teaching. Andy lives in Post Mills, Vermont.