Call us at (802) 876-5315 /1-800-800-4005 or send an email to

Email addresses for VFN staff follow this format:


  • Pam McCarthy, President/CEO 
  • Sarah Wallace-Brodeur, Vice President of Operations 
  • Ethan Bond, Finance Manager
  • Claire Giroux-Williams, Development and Communications Manager 
  • Katie Keidel, Development Coordinator 
  • Dominique Dube, Administrative Specialist 
  • Lisa Kenny, Administrative Coordinator
  • Sherri Dunne, Office Assistant
  • Adam Minter, Office Assistant

Family Support

  • Karen Price, Director of Family Support – Education 
  • Jamie Rainville, Director of Family Support – Health 
  • Rachel Boyers, Training and Outreach Coordinator
  • Vickie Crocker, Family Support Consultant – Mental Health 
  • Mindy Deibler, Family Support Consultant
  • Marie Fetterhoff, Family Support Consultant
  • Martha Frank, Family Support Consultant
  • Lori Gilbar, Family Support Consultant – Northeast
  • Christine Kilpatrick, Family Support Consultant 
  • Patricia McDonald, Family Support Consultant – South
  • Jenny Norris, Family Support Consultant
  • Bidur Rai, Family Support Consultant
  • Nancy Richards, Family Support Consultant – South
  • Laurel Sanborn, Family Support Consultant
  • Joanne Wechsler, Family Support Consultant 

Puppets in Education

  • Sarah Vogelsang-Card, Program Manager 
  • Karen Sharpwolf, Program and Curriculum Developer
  • Deb Lyons, Master Puppeteer
  • Kate Williams, Master Puppeteer 
  • Jon Van Luling, Assistant Puppeteer
  • Volunteer Puppeteers: Joshua Beaupre, Mary K. Dennison, Karen Newman and Paul Sumner