Gwendolyn Hallsmith

Gwendolyn Hallsmith

Gwendolyn Hallsmith has over thirty years of experience working with municipal, regional, and state government in the United States and internationally. She is the author of six books on community resilience and sustainable economics. She founded Vermonters for a New Economy in 2012, and is currently working on legislation for a Vermont State Bank. She lives in an ecovillage in Cabot, Vermont, called the Headwaters Garden and Learning Center, where she and her husband write topical songs about the new economy for their small musical group called The New Economistas. She has a Master’s degree in Public Policy from Brown University and studied theology at the Andover Newton Theological School.

GTI Contributions
Confronting Collapse
GTI Forum
Confronting Collapse

Contribution to GTI Forum After the Pandemic: Which Future?

September 2020



Action Is the Path to a New Ethics
GTI Forum
Action Is the Path to a New Ethics

Contribution to GTI Forum Toward a Great Ethics Transition

February 2020



Putting Power in Its Place
GTI Forum
Putting Power in Its Place

Contribution to GTI Forum Think Globally, Act Locally?

August 2019



Roundtable contribution on Money - Gwen Hallsmith
Roundtable
Contribution to GTI Roundtable On Money
An exchange on the essay Money for the People

August 2017

Local initiatives and new technologies can decentralize and democratize money.