About Us

Vermont Mensa is the Vermont chapter of American Mensa, Ltd. We are a Local Group of Region 1 (the northeast region of the US), and encompasses state of Vermont. Vermont Mensa currently has about 100 members.

Mensa, the High IQ Society, is an international organization whose only membership requirement is a score in the top two percent of the general population on a standardized intelligence test. Mensa currently has over 100,000 members in over 100 countries, organized into 41 national groups. In Mensa, members can meet other stimulating members, join one of the over 150 special interest groups, and attend local, national, and international events. Mensa encourages and supports programs for gifted children, sponsors research into the nature of intelligence and awards thousands of dollars in scholarships each year.

Vermont Mensa's Executive Committee:

Kimberly Barnhart       President

Walt Mlynko                Treasurer

Tim Slate                     Newsletter Editor

Susan Misnick             Recording Secretary

Blakeney Bartlett        Member-at-large

Elizabeth Wilcox         SIGHT Coordinator



Blakeney Bartlett

Kimberly Barnhart

Susan Misnick

Stephen McConnel

Thomas Hough

William Karstens