BERLIN — The Vermont Futures Project recently announced that Wendy Knight has joined its Board of Directors.
As Commissioner of Tourism and Marketing for the State of Vermont, Knight directed a 10-person marketing team to promote Vermont as a place to live, work and visit.
She designed and implemented a first-in-nation economic development tourism program like the Stay to Stay Weekends, aimed at encouraging visitors to become full-time residents.
During her tenure as Commissioner, Knight also served as the Vice-Chair of the Vermont Outdoor Recreation Economic Collaborative.
She graduated from Cornell and lives in Addison County.
“Attracting new workers is essential to growing our economy,” said Knight. “I’m thrilled to join the VFP board and hope that my public sector experience and communications expertise can support their mission of making economic growth a priority for Vermont.”
The Vermont Futures Project promotes the long-term economic health of Vermont.