As Chair of the Village of Derby Center Trustees and Water and Sewer Commissioners,

Jeannine guided the Village in several projects:


$3.1 Million Water Filtration Facility

Inter-municipal Agreements with the Town of Derby and Newport City

Sewer Line Extension to the Derby Mobile Home Park

Water Line Relocation for New Clyde River Bridge

Renovation of Building for Permanent Village Offices

Wrote Grant to Extend Village Sidewalks


Jeannine provided paralegal services to the

Village of Derby Center 1988-2003


Jeannine organized the West Point Parents Club of VT in 1991, becoming its charter President in January  1992


Jeannine (Dufresne) grew up in Glover and Hardwick, VT.  She moved to Craftsbury in 1971 when she married Joseph Young.  In 1978, they moved to San Diego, CA where Joe was a Federal Law Enforcement Officer.  They transferred to VT in 1984, settling in Derby, where Joe retired in January 2004.


Jeannine has worked with municipal, state and federal governments and agencies throughout most of her adult life.