Ashley Moore, State Director

Ashley was born and raised in Rutland, Vermont and now lives in Montpelier. She graduated from the University of Vermont in 2014 and subsequently attended SIT Graduate Institute where she earned her Master's in Sustainable Development with a concentration in Policy Analysis and Advocacy. Ashley has been with the Main Street Alliance of Vermont since its founding in 2014 and is passionate about working with the small business community on positive state policy change.



Molly Gleason, Business Outreach Manager


Molly joined Main Street Alliance of Vermont as Business Outreach Coordinator in 2018, bringing to the organization over a decade of nonprofit and community organizing experience. As the Community Impact Director at Green Mountain United Way, Molly coordinated community initiatives, organized coalitions with diverse groups and provided leadership to transition the organization to a new model for distributing funding throughout the five-county region. Molly has worked for Central Vermont Community Action Council as a regional coordinator for a statewide Head Start program and as a grant writer for Good Beginnings of Central Vermont.  She is still actively involved with Good Beginnings as a board director. After graduating from the University of Vermont with a BA in 2003, she earned her MPA degree from Northeastern University in Boston, MA, and returned to Vermont in 2008.  Molly lives in Danville with her family and enjoys managing their small family maple sugaring business, Bridge Road Sugarworks, and taking in all of the beautiful views and outdoor experiences that Vermont has to offer.  

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90 Main St. Suite 304

Montpelier, VT 05602

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