Essex Junction, Vermont , United States
|| March 09, 1959
Dec 21, 2012 03:09am
Caucasian - Quebecois - Married - Catholic -
|Info||Brian E. Dubie of Essex Junction, Chittenden County, was born in Burlington, Vermont on March 9, 1959. He is married to Penny Bolio Dubie, and they have four children. |
Brian was educated in Essex Junction public schools, graduating from Essex Community Educational Center in 1977. He attended the United States Air Force Academy from 1977-1980, and is a 1982 graduate of the University of Vermont (BS, Mechanical Engineering).
While a student at UVM, Brian joined the Vermont Air National Guard. Upon graduation, he was trained by the US Air Force in the F-4 Phantom and later the F-16 Falcon fighter aircraft. He continued flying in the Air Guard, while employed by B.F. Goodrich in Vergennes as an aerospace industry project manager.
All told, Brian logged more than 2,500 hours in fighter aircraft. He rose to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, and was a Commander in the Vermont Air Guard. In 1988, he joined American Airlines, where he is a Captain, flying the MD-80 aircraft. In 1998, he joined the US Air Force Reserve. He is currently an Emergency Preparedness Officer in the National Security Emergency Preparedness Agency. Serving in that role, he earned a Meritorious Service Medal, First Oak Cluster, for his actions in New York on Sept. 11, 2001. He is currently a Colonel in the Air Force Reserve.
He served on the Essex Junction School Board from 1995 - 2000, and as Chair from 1996 - 2000. Since 2000, he has been School District Moderator. He served on the Essex Junction Community Drug Awareness Committee from 1993 - 1995, and as assistant coach for Youth Football and Little League. He has been on the Board of Directors for Vermont Systems, Inc. since 1995.