Gabriel Sistare is a newer resident of Brattleboro, recently moving from Eastern North Carolina. He finished a five-year contract with an airborne infantry unit in the US Army, serving as a squad leader. He was formerly the AmeriCorps VISTA member with BDCC and now coordinates the Community Facilities Technical Assistance Program. He also supports the Windham Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation as the first point of contact for potential cleints. Gabriel lives in town with his wife Erin and their dog Teddy. He grew up in Northern Connecticut.