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Office of the Sergeant at Arms

The Sergeant at Arms of the Vermont State House is elected by the members of the Legislature and plays an integral role in maintaining order and decorum in the building.  In addition to various ceremonial duties, the Sergeant at Arms’ Office is responsible for assigning meeting rooms, taking/delivering messages for Legislators, running the Legislative Page program, supervising custodial staff, and operating the Capitol Police Department.



Agatha Kessler
Sergeant at Arms

Select from one of the links below for additional information about specific services.

Legislative Page Program

Become a Legislative page!

Use of the State House

Card Room Schedule

Guidelines for Reserving the Card Room

Request for Card Room Reservation

Use of the State House Request Form

Use of the State House Presentation Systems


Staff Directory

Jackie Folsom
Assistant Doorkeeper
Wilson Hughes
Assistant Doorkeeper
Agatha Kessler
Sergeant at Arms
Sidney McLam
Assistant Sergeant at Arms
Martina Michelova
State House Tours Coordinator
Dennis Miles
Assistant Doorkeeper
Brett Murphy
Assistant Doorkeeper
Donna Wiater
Office Assistant
Michael Wiater
Head Doorkeeper