Natural Resources Board and Staff

Fall scene of Camel's HumpThe Natural Resources Board (NRB) consists of a full-time Chair, four citizen volunteer members, and up to five alternates. NRB Members, are appointed by the Governor to four-year staggered terms, except the Chair who serves at the pleasure of the Governor.

The NRB’s primary function is to administer Act 250. This includes supporting the nine District Environmental Commissions who review Act 250 applications, procedural and substantive rulemaking, and participation in Act 250 appeals and enforcement matters before the Environmental Division of the Superior Court. The Board is suported by legal and administrative staff in the Montpelier Central Office.

Board Members

  • Diane B. Snelling, Chair
  • Brad Aldrich (Exp. 1/31/2021)
  • Dominic Cloud (Exp. 1/31/2019)
  • Martha Illick (Exp. 1/31/2020)
  • Steven Larrabee  (Exp. 1/31/2022)

Alternate Members

  • Elizabeth Courtney (Exp. 1/31/2020)
  • VACANT
  • Gail Fallar (Exp. 1/31/2017)
  • Julie Wolcott (Exp. 1/31/2018)
  • VACANT
     

Board Staff
 

Donna Barlow Casey, Executive Director

 

 

 

Do I Need an Act 250 Permit?

How Do I Apply for an Act 250 Permit?

Act 250 Criteria

Act 250 Database

Natural Resources Atlas

Enforcement

Act 250 Permit Process Survey Form - (non-front page)

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