The Vermont Retail Lumber Dealers Association has named its 2021 Lumber Person of the Year. Scott Flynn, general manager at the rk MILES Middlebury, Vermont location, is the fifth rk MILES employee to win the award. This year’s award was presented to Flynn by Brian Wright, territory manager for Trus Joist.
Flynn has served on the VRLDA board of directors, including a term as president from 2015 to 2017, and has also served on the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association’s board of directors and convention committee.
The VRLDA says its Lumber Person of the Year award is one of the highest honors given by one’s peers in the lumber and building material industry and is awarded annually.
Flynn began his career with rk Miles as a general manager in Middlebury in 2016. Previously, he had worked at Poulin Lumber, and as a custom cabinet maker.
Previous rk MILES employees to win the award include:
1992 Dick Miles
2012 Steve Churco
2016 Joe Miles
2019 Brenda Beanland