Arlington, Vt. (VLS Trustee since 2002)
Perez Ehrich is principal of Mustang Market & Tech Guides, a publisher of automotive titles based in Bennington, Vermont. He is a director of the First Day Foundation; "First Day of School America" is a national effort to encourage parental involvement in education through a grassroots movement bringing together schools, students, parents, employers, and communities in celebration of education. He is also a trustee of Southern Vermont College and a director of Interactive Systems Management Corp.
Mr. Ehrich joined the Vermont Law School Board of Trustees following the death of his brother, the late Terry Ehrich.
Mr. Ehrich graduated from Arlington Memorial High School, Arlington, Vermont, in 1960. He earned an AB from Harvard College, a JD from New York Law School, and an LLM degree in Corporate Law from New York University School of Law. He served in the U.S. Army as a Captain, Artillery, from 1968 to 1970, including a tour in Vietnam. He then practiced law in New York City, specializing in corporate and finance law, and was a partner in the law firms of Townley & Updike and Dorsey & Whitney. After 27 years of practice, in 1997 Mr. Ehrich returned to Vermont as vice president and chief operating officer of Watering Incorporated, publisher of Hemmings Motor News.