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Southeast Vermont

Regional Contact

Dora Levinson

Research and Data Director

Dora serves as the Research and Data Director for Building Bright Futures. In this role, she works with the most high quality, up-to-date data and evidence to inform policy and practice. She continues to find inspiration in seeing the impact that effective policies and community collaboration have in shaping the lives of children and families. Dora enjoys spending time with her dogs – hiking, cuddling, and even tolerating their zoom bombing.

Upcoming Council Meetings

Southeast Vermont Regional Council Meeting

July 14 at 3:00 pm

Southeast Vermont Regional Council Meeting

June 9 at 3:00 pm

Southeast Vermont Regional Council Meeting

May 12 at 3:00 pm

Southeast Vermont Regional Council Meeting

April 14 at 3:00 pm |contact Sandy Stark for video conference link

Regional Action Plan

The Regional Action Plan acts as a blueprint for how the Council will work to improve conditions for children and families.


Stories From Southeast Vermont


September 25, 2020

We’re Hiring! Southeast Vermont Regional Coordinator

Building Bright Futures (BBF) is seeking a part-time Regional Coordinator to support the Building Bright Futures regional early childhood council in Southeast Vermont serving the Brattleboro AHS district which includes much of Windham County.  BBF Regional Councils bring together a diverse group of community members who are committed to children and families to identify gaps, […]

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September 8, 2020

Creating a Strong Early Care and Education Workforce

Thanks to a small group of dedicated individuals, the Early Childhood Pathway that was inactive at the Windham Regional Career Center will be restarted this week. The program now has an advisory board, an updated curriculum (including a new course on The Art and Science of Teaching from Melissa Mroz-Gaskill), and a group of students […]

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January 10, 2020

Southeastern Vermont Child Care Providers Talk with Legislators

This article was originally published in the Brattleboro Reformer and is available here. We are grateful for permission to share with the Building Bright Futures community. By Bob Audette BRATTLEBORO — Living in a small town has its pluses and its minuses, said Sue Graff, a field services director in Brattleboro for the Vermont Agency […]

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Regional HAVYC&F Profile

Information about the data and conditions of early childhood in Southeast Vermont are detailed in the How Are Vermont’s Young Children and Families report. It also highlights priorities for the Regional Council.


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