Law Enforcement Advisory Board Members

Chair

  • Richard Gauthier, Executive Director, Vermont Criminal Justice Training Council 

Vice-Chair

  • Sheriff Bill Bohnyak, Orange County Sheriff, Vermont Sheriffs’ Association

Members

  • Commissioner Thomas D. Anderson, Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety
  • Colonel Matthew Birmingham, Director of the Vermont State Police
  • Chief Jennifer Morrison, Colchester Police Department, Vermont Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Gwynn Zakov, Municipal Policy Advocate, Vermont League of Cities and Towns
  • John Treadwell, Attorney General’s Office
  • Executive Director, State’s Attorney & Sheriff’s Office
  • Kraig LaPorte, U. S. Attorney’s Office
  • Matthew Valerio, Defender General’s Office
  • Michael O’Neil, Vermont Troopers Association Representative
  • Constable Nelson Tift, Vice-President, Vermont Constable Association
  • George Merkel, Vermont Police Association Representative

Contact Information

Department of Public Safety
45 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671
802-241-5000
TTY/TDD 888-545-7598

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