Robert Williams | Media Activism

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Dr. Rob Williams,  is a musician, farmer, historian, consultant, journalist, and professor who teaches media and communications courses at Burlington College and Champlain College, and serves as editor and publisher of Vermont Commons: Voices of Independence statewide independent multimedia newspaper www.vtcommons.org. When he is not teaching, running, swimming, skiing, or boarding in the Mad River Valley, he co-manages Vermont Yak Company, a farm business raising grass-fed yaks for meat and agri-tourism, and performs "pholkgospel grassicana" music with Vermont's Phineas Gage Project, a pherocious three-part acoustic power band. Ph.D., University of New Mexico, in U.S. history.