Global Conference 2010
Treasurer, State of Vermont
Jeb Spaulding is State Treasurer of Vermont. As chair of the Capital Debt Affordability Committee, he led the successful effort that in 2007 allowed the state to regain a triple-A bond rating for the first time since the 1970s. Vermont now has the most favorable credit ratings of all New England states. He also counts among his accomplishments the passage of policies promoting corporate responsibility, such as an active proxy voting system and restrictions on investments in companies and governments linked to terrorism or genocide. Spaulding served eight terms in the Vermont Senate from 1985 to 2000. He was a founder and general manager of WNCS-FM in Montpelier and a partner in Precision Media Inc. Spaulding has a master′s degree in education.