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Representative Maida Townsend

District
Chittenden-7-4
Party
Democrat
Seat Number
3
Email
mtownsend@leg.state.vt.us
Home Address
232 Patchen Rd., South Burlington, VT 05403
Home Phone
(802) 862-7404
Home Email
mftownsend@comcast.net
Committees
Biography
MAIDA F. TOWNSEND of South Burlington, Chittenden County, is serving her third term in the Vermont House. She is a retired teacher, who tutors all ages in French. She taught novice to advanced French at West Rutland High School (1966-1969), Vergennes Union High School (1970-1981), and Winooski High School (1989-2008). She was also licensed to teach, and did teach at times during her career, English and Spanish in addition to French. She was president of Vermont-NEA (1981-1989) and Chair of the Vermont State Democratic Party (1991-1995). She has served on numerous governing boards, including the Regional Laboratory for Educational Improvement of the Northeast and Islands (1985-1992), BlueCross/Blue Shield of Vermont (1989-1993), Winooski Dollars for Scholars (1996-2008), and ACLU-VT (2002-2011). During her mother's journey with Alzheimer's (2008-2010), she had responsibility for her mother's household and care, and subsequently, her estate. Since January 2009, she has been a volunteer county coordinator and driver for the American Cancer Society's Road to Recovery program. Her personal time goes into figure skating, playing the French horn, and gardening. Her little dog, Sissy, is her "rock." Contact information: 232 Patchen Road in South Burlington; 862-7404; mftownsend@comcast.net; mtownsend@leg.state.vt.us; www.maidatownsend.org.

Roll Call Votes by Representative Townsend

2017-2018 Legislative Session
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