VEOP Board

The VEOP board consists of seven volunteers, elected at our annual meeting held each April at the New England Educational Opportunity Programs conference. Our current board:


Sue Polen, Vermont Technical College Student Support Services

president elect

Adam Hurwitz, University of Vermont Upward Bound

past president

Kelley Beckwith, Castleton University SSS


Angie Ryan-Williams, VSAC GEAR UP


Matt Beagle Bourgault, VSAC Talent Search

State Liaison

Monda Kelley, VSAC Talent Search

Director Liaison

Julie Finnegan, Casteton University SSS

VEOP also has two standing committees: Advocacy and Alumni. Current committee chairs:


Karen Madden, Vermont Technical College SSS


Monda Kelley, VSAC Talent Search

Interested in serving on the VEOP board? Contact any current member for more information.