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

February 2020

Forum: Toward a Great Ethics Transition



Putting Power in Its Place
Forum Contribution
Putting Power in Its Place

August 2019

Forum: Think Globally, Act Locally?



Gwen Hallsmith
Roundtable
Contribution to Roundtable on Money

August 2017

Local initiatives and new technologies can decentralize and democratize money.
An exchange on Money for the People