Amy Kolb Noyes
Amy is an award winning journalist who has worked in print and radio in Vermont since 1991. Her first job in professional radio was at WVMX in Stowe, where she worked as News Director and co-host of The Morning Show. She was a VPR contributor from 2006 to 2020.
Amy reported on communities in north-central Vermont and was VPR’s higher education reporter. In 2019 Amy received a reporting fellowship from the Education Writers Association to cover the struggles Vermont’s small colleges are facing. Syllabus for Survival: How Vermont Colleges Plan to Adap t took Amy and videographer John Billingsley to college campuses around the state.
Amy has a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University.
It may be the only place in the country with an elected dogcatcher. The current officeholder is Zeb, short for Zebulon, Towne. He also catches stray ermine and cattle.