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Tommy J. Walz

I was born in Bangor, ME and grew up in the tiny town of Veazie.

EDUCATION

  • Orono High School, Orono, ME. Class Valedictorian
  • Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME. AB in German
  • Middlebury College German Language School, Middlebury VT. MA in German
  • Various courses at University of Maine, Orono; University of Vermont, and Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, Germany.

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • English and German teacher, Spaulding High School, Barre, VT 1967-1972
  • Manager, Stateside Baggage Corp;, Frankfurt, Germany, 1972-1974
  • Dozent, Volkshochschule Mörfelden-Walldorf, 1973-1976
  • Teacher and Administrator, Big Bend Community College, Rhein-Main Air Base, Germany, 1973-1976.
  • Administered sites in Italy, Greece and Turkey in 1976.
  • Curriculum Specialist for sites in Bavaria 1976-1977
  • English Teacher, Orono High School, Orono, ME 1978-1979.
  • English Teacher, Spaulding High School, Barre VT 1979-1989
  • Sales, Ormsby’s Computer Store, Barre VT 1989-1992
  • Sole Proprietor, ComputerMania, E. Calais, VT 1992-1994
  • Technology Coordinator, Barre Supervisory Union, 1994-2008
  • Retired 2008
  • Barre City State Representative, April, 2014 – present

VOLUNTEERISM, MEMBERSHIPS

  • Act 46 Study Committee 2015 – present. Co-Chair.
  • League of Vermont Writers 1987 – present. Membership Chair 2005 – present
  • Members Advantage Community Credit Union Board 1990 (?) – 2013
  • Barre City Democratic Committee 2003 – present. Chair 2004 – 2015. Vice-Chair 2015 present
  • Washington County Democratic Committee 2005 – 2015.
  • Spaulding High School Board 2009 -2015. Curriculum Committee Chair 2011 – 2015.
  • Barre Supervisory Union Board 2010 – 2015
  • Aldrich Public Library Trustee and Treasurer 2009 – 2013
  • Barre Lions Club 2003 – present

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS

  • Stamp and coin collecting
  • Travel
  • Reading
  • Biking
  • Building databases