Lisa Bessette

Lisa Bessette

Congratulations to today’s winner, Lisa Bessette, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! 

Nominated by: Megan Gaudette

“Lisa is always willing to give the shirt off her back whether she has an extra to give or not and she often forgets to take care of herself because she is always wanting to make sure everyone around her has everything they need.” – Megan Gaudette

Lisa’s Outstanding Achievements Include: 

  • Working as a home visitor for Champlain Valley Head Start, partnering with families to help them be the best parents they can be, helping them navigate social services and anything else they may need. 
  • Working with End of Life Services in Addison County and is a part of Wellspring Singers, a local singing group that visits patients in hospice, singing for them and their families. 
  • Being a Deacon at Vergennes Congregational Church.

Snow Farm Vineyard: The Hitmen

Thursday, June 9 at 6:30 PM. Snow Farm Vineyard Summer Concert Series. Gates open/general admission at 5:30, show starts at 6:30.

UVM Children’s Hospital Golf Classic

WOKO proudly supports the UVM Children’s Hospital Golf Classic at Burlington Country Club, Monday, July 25th. Two shotgun starts and a few openings remain. Be a sponsor or sign up to play HERE.