KPMG Peat Marwick
Mr. Coates is a former managing partner of KPMG’s Burlington, Vermont office. Mr. Coates is a director of National Life Group, Green Mountain Power Corporation, Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, A.N. Derringer, Inc., and a member of the Advisory Board of Directors of Superior Technical Ceramics Corporation. Mr. Coates is a member of the Governor’s Council of Economic Advisors, the Vermont Debt Affordability Advisory Committee, the Vermont Municipal Bond Bank and the American Institute of CPAs. Mr. Coates has been a member of VELCO’s Board of Directors since 2010.