Active in the local community for decades, Valerie Votto is a people person. Valerie joined Middlesex Habitat for Humanity in 2018 as a board member and has been the board chair since 2020. In each endeavor, she values everyone for who they are, not only what they’re giving to the organization. She listens because she truly wants to from learn others and understand her team and community. This way, she can serve Middlesex to the best of her ability through hard work, empathy, and connection. To her, it’s about the people just as much as the cause, making her a perfect fit for this role.