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September 03, 2009

Governor Douglas Appoints Marc D. Brierre Rutland County State’s Attorney

Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Jim Douglas today announced the appointment of Marc D. Brierre as Rutland County State’s Attorney. Marc is replacing Jim Mongeon who retired last month.

“I’m pleased to appoint Marc to this important position,” said Governor Douglas. “I believe that Marc has the skills and experience necessary to continue the good work being done to keep Rutland safe.”

“I want to thank Governor Douglas for the opportunity to serve the people of Rutland County in this new role,” said Brierre. “I will work hard as I always do to ensure that Rutland County is a safer place to live and raise a family.”

Brierre has served as Deputy State’s Attorney in Rutland since 1983 and Chief Deputy since 1989 where he has prosecuted over 100 cases. Additionally, Marc has served in the Vermont Army Reserve National Guard where he retired in 2003 as Lieutenant Colonel, Judge Advocate General Corps. Brierre is a graduate of Louisiana State University Law School, Baton Rouge, LA as well as the United States Army Command and General Staff College and the United States Army Judge Advocate Advanced Course.

Marc resides in Rutland. He is a member of the Rutland Town School Board. He is married to Arlyn and they have 3 children.

Source: Office of the Governor
Last Updated at: September 03, 2009 11:16:54