Governor Peter Elliott Shumlin's Biography


Full Name: Peter Elliott Shumlin
Current Office: Governor, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 2 Children: Olivia, Rebecca
Birth Date: 03/24/1956
Birth Place: Putney, VT
Home City: Putney, VT
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  • Favorite Book:

    An Omnivores Dilemma
    An Inconvenient Truth
    Cider House Rules
    Field Notes from a Catastrophe
    Northern Borders
    The Old Man in the Sea

  • Favorite Musician:

    Grateful Dead, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Aretha Franklin, Grace Potter, Beatles, Rolling Stones, and Led Zeppelin

  • Favorite Quote:

    "Some men see things as they are, and say why, I dream things that never were, and say why not?" - George Bernard Shaw

  • Hobbies or Special Talents:

    Running, Hiking, Cross country skiing, Road biking, Spreading manure, Cutting wood and hay, Raising food, Bar-B-Qs, Vintage Cars, Fishing, Hunting and Gardening

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Post Office Box 5353
Burlington, VT 05402-5353
Phone: 802-353-1449

109 State Street, Pavilion
Montpelier, VT 05609

Phone: 802-828-3333
Fax: 802-828-3339
TDD/TTY: 800-649-6825