Derby, VT—Community National Bank CEO Kathy Austin is pleased to welcome Emma Marvin to serve as a Director of the Community National Bank and Community Bancorp. Boards. Marvin’s appointment to the Boards is effective as of January 1, 2020. She will serve on the Corporate Governance/Nominating Committee of the Company’s Board and the Risk Management Committee of the Bank’s Board.
A native of Morrisville, Emma is the owner of Butternut Mountain Farm in Morrisville as well as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. She graduated from Cornell University with a degree in Natural Resource Management. Since 2004, Emma has worked for the second-generation, family-owned business helping to promote the growth from a family farm operation to a business that employs 100 people, purchases maple syrup from over 300 Vermont farms and operates a 75,000 square-foot production and distribution facility.
In 2014, Marvin was recognized as the Vermont Maple Person of the Year and in 2018 received the President’s Award from the International Maple Syrup Institute. Emma serves on the Vermont Maple Sugar Association Board, the Laraway Youth and Family Services Board and the Friends of Green River Reservoir Board. She is also a steering committee member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Working Communities Challenge for Vermont. Emma makes her home in Hyde Park with her husband and two daughters.