Burlington

Zachary Seek, B.S.

Originally from Massachusetts Zach grew up skiing and wrestled for the better part of his life. In 2018 Zach graduated from the University of Vermont with a B.S. in Mathematics focused in Statistics. As an undergraduate Zach worked as a Peer Advisor and Peer Tutor, Zach is also a member of Kappa Sigma. Now living… Read more »

Danielle Hill, B.A.

Danielle Hill graduated from the University of Vermont in 2015 with a B.A in Geology and Music. She has worked with native plant conservation and organic farming both in California and Vermont and has incorporated yoga and movement into her life practice. She currently works at Dobra Tea in Burlington, VT, teaches private Cello lessons… Read more »

Brita Down, M.A.

Brita arrives at Mansfield Hall after working in the field of special education for 12 years.  She has a Masters in Education from New York University, with an emphasis on arts in education, and she studied abroad in England, Ireland, Brazil, and Puerto Rico. Brita also holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology and Theater from… Read more »

Bessie McManus, B.S.

Bessie is passionate about empowering young folks to honor their intersecting identities while advocating for themselves, their goals, and their desires. She graduated with her B.S. in Communication from Champlain College in May of 2018 and finds human communication a fascinating and complicated thing that she is always eager to practice. Before joining the Mansfield… Read more »

Caitlin Kinnart, Ph.D.

Caitlin has an extensive background in counseling, research, and teaching at the college level. She has taught undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Vermont and served as a Visiting Professor at Middlebury College. In addition, Caitlin has worked as a clinical therapist with adolescents and young adults in a variety of settings, including… Read more »

Hailey Schiedermayer, B.S.

Hailey graduated from the University of Wisconsin- Madison in May 2018 with a B.S. in Psychology and a certificate in Education & Educational Services, and she was a fellow at Mansfield during her senior year. She is currently attending Alverno College in Milwaukee for a graduate degree in School Psychology. In addition to going to… Read more »

Matthew Roe, B.A.

Matt grew up in Rochester, MN and attended Champlain College here in Burlington, VT. He graduated with a degree in Marketing with a minor in digital marketing. Through his college experience, Matt was able to work at a number of local businesses within Burlington, but didn’t feel like he was making much of a difference… Read more »

Laura Bonazinga Bouyea, M.S., CCC-SLP

Laura Bonazinga Bouyea, M.S., CCC-SLP, Is a native Vermonter currently living and practicing in South Burlington, Vermont. Laura completed her Master’s at University of Vermont with a research focus on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and the assessment of Theory of Mind. She has worked across the public school, residential, clinical and private settings. Currently, Laura… Read more »

Katherine Fischer, B.A.

Katherine graduated from UVM in the spring of 2017 with a double major in English and Italian and a minor in Community and International Development. During her time at UVM, she was involved in several on campus groups and activities including student alumni association and intramural soccer and also worked as a Teaching Assistant and… Read more »

Noah Lagle, B.A.

Noah Lagle graduated from the University of Vermont in 2013 with majors in Studio Art and Anthropology and a minor in Spanish. Noah is a printmaker and arts organizer devoted to fostering creative connections in the Burlington community. With a background in organic farming, survival skills, and backpacking, Noah has served as an outdoors mentor… Read more »