Category Archives: 20 Outstanding Women

Brooke Jette

Brooke Jette

Congratulations to today’s winner, Brooke Jette, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022!

Nominated by: The Middlebury Community!

“Brooke Jette is amazing. She is integral to the success of the student body at Middlebury Union High School. Brooke cares deeply about what she does and the students she works with.” – Amey Ryan 

Brooke’s Outstanding Achievements Include: 

  • Working as a Prevention Specialist and counselor at Middlebury Union High school making a huge difference in the students lives by always creating a welcoming space for them. 
  • Running the Peer Leader Program at Middlebury Union High School connecting older students with younger students in the school community. 
  • Coordinating a Secret Santa program for students in need where members of the community can sponsor gifts for these kids during the holidays. 
  • Organizing an annual yard sale to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis research.
Teresa Robinson

Teresa Robinson

Congratulations to today’s winner, Teresa Robinson, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated by: Peter Robinson “After the town museum was closed and neglected for many years, Terry took over as director and brought it back to life, totally renovating the building and bringing in many new local historical items. She also runs the…Continue Reading

Laura Lee

Laura Lee

Congratulations to today’s winner, Laura Lee, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022!  Nominated by Sue Pochop “Laura organized a group of parents and teachers to create a non-profit preschool in the same place.  She realized that too many families relied on this valuable service. These families did not know what they were going to…Continue Reading

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…Continue Reading

Beth Quenneville

Beth Quenneville

Congratulations to today’s winner, Beth Quenneville, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated by: Colleen Wright “Beth is a very quiet person, she’s a very shy person, but she is tough and she gets stuff done. She’s so dedicated to her family and to her community and she’s just a great young woman.” –…Continue Reading

Jazmin Averbuck

Jazmin Averbuck

Congratulations to today’s winner, Jazmin Averbuck, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated By: Karyn Martin “Jazmin is an outstanding role model and leader for our Girl Scouts. She is caring, and dedicated to making sure every Girl Scout can get outdoors!” – Karyn Martin Jazmin’s Outstanding Achievements Include:  Working for the Girl Scouts…Continue Reading

Lynn Bartemy

Lynn Bartemy

Congratulations to today’s winner, Lynn Bartemy, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated By: Ellen Hardy  “Lynn has devoted her blood, sweat, and tears into our family business. Anything that the community of Swanton needs she always helps out.” – Ellen Hardy Lynn’s Outstanding Achievements Include:  Running her family business TDI Towing and Repair,…Continue Reading

Valerie Woodhouse

Valerie Woodhouse

Congratulations to today’s winner, Valerie Woodhouse, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated by Rebecca Zopf “Valerie continues to explore opportunities to service the community through her farm and even hopes to someday unify her two passions, social work, and farming, by opening a farm-based therapy program. If anybody embodies the Vermont spirit, it…Continue Reading

Lauren Weston

Lauren Weston

Congratulations to today’s winner, Lauren Weston, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated by: Sam Saunders “Lauren strives to help provide information and support others on what we can do to help preserve our natural resources. Lauren is trying to help preserve a place for our children and families to live.” -Sam Saunders Lauren’s…Continue Reading

April Lambert

April Lambert

Congratulations to today’s winner, April Lambert, one of our Outstanding Women of 2022! Nominated by Misty McGrail “April is so selfless and will help anyone just out of the kindness of her heart not expecting anything in return.” – Misty McGrail April’s Outstanding Achievements Include:  Working with local children and families as a PCA.  Working…Continue Reading

SoBu Nite Out

Thursday, July 7 from 5-8PM at Veterans Memorial Park. Band: Grippo Funk Band

Wings & Wheels/Franklin County Airport

Sunday July 10th from 11-3 . The Vermont Aviator’s Association is proud to bring you “Wings and Wheels…” in conjunction with the Vermont Automobile Enthusiasts.

SoBu Nite Out

Thursday, July 14th from 5-8PM at Veterans Memorial Park. Band: The Hitmen

SoBu Nite Out

Thursday, July 21st from 5-8PM at Veterans Memorial Park. Band: A House On Fire

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.

SoBu NITE OUT

Thursday, July 28th from 5-8PM at Veterans Memorial Park. Band: Barbie-N-Bones