About Us

Transportation at Champlain College, including parking, shuttles, walking and biking, is managed by the Associate Director of Sustainable Transportation, Nic Anderson. Nic is an avid biker, has a degree in Planning and previously spent seven years working as a planner for the City of Burlington and volunteering a lot of his 'free' time to local people-powered transportation organizations such as Local Motion and Burlington Walk Bike Council. This department is under Champlain's Campus Planning and Auxiliary Services umbrella and partner frequently with Campus Public Safety, the Transportation Committee, CATMA, and Champlain's Physical Plant.


  • Silver Bicycle Friendly University Designation - Awarded by the League of American Bicyclists. We are now part of an elite group of only 45 institutions in the country that are designated a Silver or higher BFU and only the second to be awarded a BFU designation in the State of Vermont.
  • Way To Go! Commuter Challenge (Large Business Award Winner 2016 and 2008; Carbon Throwdown Winner 2016 against Sevent Generation; Honorable Mention for Large Employer in 2011, 2012, 2013; Campus Winner 2013)
  • Best Workplaces for Commuters Award (2007-2017)

Transportation Committee

This volunteer committee of employees, students and key partner organizations help implement the current 2013 Campus Transportation Plan. 2018 Members include: Benjamin Sinclair (Student - SGA Senator), Bruce Bovat (Staff), Christina Erickson (Staff), Fritz Burkhardt (Faculty), Jean-Marie Severance (Staff/Faculty Liason), John Boyd (Faculty), John Ware (Staff), Katie Martin (CATMA), Kyle Vigneau (Student - SGA Senator), Mike Wall (Staff), Miriam Horne (Faculty), Nic Anderson (Staff), Susan Chamberlin (Staff), Tom Bonnette (Staff), William Hancy (Faculty)


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