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Thomas ChittendenDEMDemocrat American politician from Vermont
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Thomas Ira Chittenden (born October 8, 1977) is an American politician from Vermont and a member of the Vermont Democratic Party. He was elected as a Vermont State Senator on November 3, 2020 as one of the six senators representing Chittenden County. He is a South Burlington City Councilor (2015 to present) serving in his third term. He has also been twice elected by the faculty of the University of Vermont to serve as their Faculty Senate President (2019-2020). He also served as the Chair and Vice Chair of Green Mountain Transit Authority (2015 - 2020). His Vermont family lineage traces nine generations back to Bethuel Chittenden, the brother of Vermont's first governor Thomas Chittenden and he lives in the Chittenden family home in South Burlington with Chittenden land deeds tracing to 1836. He was the 2019 UVM Grossman School of Business Faculty Member of the Year and in 2017 was awarded the UVM Presidents Distinguished Lecturer Award. He is the father of three children attending public school and married to Kimberly Chittenden who teaches in the Colchester School District.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
University of Vermont
Master's Business Administration/Management Information Systems
2003 - 2005
University of Vermont
BS Management Information Systems
1995 - 1999
Past Positions1 - 6 of 6
Senator
Vermont State Senate
2021 - Current
Council Member
South Burlington City Council
2015 - Current
Systems Engineer
Competitive Computing
2008 - 2011
Senior Lecturer
University of Vermont
2010 - Current
Consultant
TEKsystems
2000 - 2001
Former Employee
Janus Mutual funds
Other Experience1 - 7 of 7
City Councilor
City of South Burlington
Current
Member
South Burlington Rotary
Current
Chair
Green Mountain Transit Agency
2015 - 2020
Faculty Senate President
University of Vermont
2019 - Current
Chair
Board of Commissioners, Green Mountain Transit (GMT)
2016 - Current
Former Volunteer
Howard Dean's 2004 Presidential Campaign
Former Volunteer Firefighter
City of Williston