Sue Minter

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Sue Minter
Secretary of the Agency of Transportation
Prior offices
Vermont House of Representatives Washington-Chittenden 1
Bachelor'sHarvard University, 1984
Master'sMassachusetts Institute of Technology, 1990
ProfessionPlanning coordinator
Sue Minter was a Democratic member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Washington-Chittenden-1. Minter resigned to serve as Deputy Secretary for the Agency of Transportation.[1] Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin announced on November 18, 2014, that Minter would take over on January 1, 2014, as the Secretary of the Agency of Transportation, replacing the retiring Brian Searles.[2]


Minter earned her B.A. from Harvard University in 1984. She went on to receive her M.A. in City Planning from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1990.

Professionally, Minter has worked as a Planning Coordinator for the Vermont Department of Housing and Community Affairs.

Minter joined the Vermont State House of Representatives in 2005. She served in that position since, representing the Washington-Chittenden-1 District.



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Minter won re-election to the Washington-Chittenden 1 District in 2010. She ran against Tom Stevens (D), Tom Vickery (I), and Theresa Wood (I) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Vermont House of Representatives, Washington-Chittenden 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sue Minter (D) 2,545
Green check mark transparent.png Tom Stevens (D) 1,813
Theresa Wood (I) 1,559
Tom Vickery (I) 960

Committee assignments


Minter and her husband, David Goodman, have two children, Ariel and Jasper.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Val Vincent
Vermont House of Representatives Washington-Chittenden 1
2005–January 2011
Succeeded by
Rebecca Ellis