Valley Quest & UVTPC Coordinator

Gabrielle (she/her) joined Vital Communities in 2021. She provides support to the Upper Valley Teaching Place Collaborative and Vital Quest. Gabrielle’s experience is centered around serving communities to become stronger and more civically vibrant. She has supported communities in past roles with state government, local schools, and philanthropy. She is a trained facilitator and program…

Beth Roy, Food and Farm Manager

Food & Farm Manager

Beth joined Vital Communities in 2014 as the Farm to School Coordinator. Beth continues to be the Farm to School Coordinator along with managing the Food & Farm Program as well as the Valley Quest Program. Her prior work in the environmental and Place-Based education field includes work at VINS and the Squam Lakes Natural…

Tony Grasso, Project Coordinator

Project Coordinator

Tony joined Vital Communities in 2021 to build and manage community partnerships in a collaborative effort to implement successful, equitable, and inclusive community-based projects benefiting the Upper Valley region. Prior to joining Vital Communities, Tony developed agricultural infrastructure and cooperative organization frameworks for sustainable farming enterprises across Central Texas, ran a local food hub program…