Dick Mansfield

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Location Middlesex, Vermont
Introduction Dick Mansfield runs a publishing company, Vitesse Press, based in Vermont. He blogs at vitessepress.com and enjoys talking with prospective authors, fellow publishers, and people interested in Vitesse Press subject areas such as family fitness, local food, health, cycling, and paddling. His most recent publishing project is Jack Rightmeyer's It's Not About Winning. A former Naval Aviator (A-4 Skyhawks off the USS Hancock), Dick is a commercial-rated pilot and now flies a 1948 Luscombe for recreation. He is an active birder (http://vermontbirder.blogspot.com/) and is learning to digiscope. Other interests include beekeeping (he has five hives), butterflies, wood cutting/splitting, local food, and sustainable living. Dick is active with a local affordable housing organization, the Central Vermont Community Land Trust, chairing their board. He is a member of Christ Episcopal Church, Montpelier and maintains their website (http://christchurchvt.org/). Dick and Mary own a 1999 Airstream Safari and travel to the Southwest during the winter, blogging at http://vtairstreaming.blogspot.com/. He and his wife have four grandchildren and live with a Vizsla named Penny.
Interests birding, biking, paddling, Airstreaming, Episcopal church, grandkids, family