Council On Youth
The COY is responsible for programs concerned with all youth.
Bridge the gap between public school system and the business community.
Financial reality fair
The fair is like an interactive financial literacy tool for students.
Council On Youth (COY)
The overall focus of the Council on Youth is to be a bridge between the public school system and the business community in offering a variety of career awareness and development opportunities to all students in Rutland County. The Council on Youth is comprised of members of the Board of Directors, guidance counselors from each of the schools in Rutland County, representatives from VSAC, HFCU and VSECU. Theresa Ballou, HR Leader at GE Aviation has chaired the Council of Youth for the last 4 years. As an HR professional with many year of experience, she is well qualified to lead this organization and represent the employers view for workforce needs and expectations in the world of work.
Monthly Council on Youth meetings are held every 3rd Wednesday of each month from 8:00 am – 9:30 am
at the Vermont Adult Learning Center – Conference Room
16 Evelyn Street, Rutland Vermont
Current Council on Youth Members are:
SVP Marketing & Business Development at Heritage Family Credit Union
HR Leader at GE Aviation
Guidance at Christ The King School
Guidance Counselor at Orwell Village School
Executive Director of RRWIB
Health Careers Manager at Southern VT Area Health Education Center
Director of Guidance at Proctor High School
School Counselor at Fair Haven Union High School
School Based Clinician at Benson Village School
Guidance Counselor at Mill River Union High School
Outreach Counselor at VSAC
Branch Manager, VSECU
Guidance Counselor at West Rutland High School
Guidance Counselor at Poultney High School
Guidance Counselor at Otter Valley Union High School
Guidance Counselor at Rutland High School
Counselor at Castleton Village School
Senior Staff Assistant at Castleton University
Director of Guidance at Mt. St. Joseph Academy
Guidance Counselor at Rutland Town School