Aly Richards

Aly Richards: Why we offer paid family leave

The Permanent Fund for Vermont’s Children believes offering paid family leave is not only good for young children and their families — it’s good for Vermont overall.

Aly Richards: Early educators deserve better

It’s time we gave early childhood professionals the pay and recognition they deserve.

Shumlin aide to lead early childhood education nonprofit

Alyson Richards, Shumlin’s deputy chief of staff and director of intergovernmental affairs, has been named CEO of The Permanent Fund.