Board of Trustees

Tim McGinley - President

TimMcGinley

National Fire Academy, Emmitsburg, MD; New Hampshire Technical Institute, A.A.; Associate Director of Safety and Security at St. Paul's School; Former Deputy Fire Chief, City of Concord Fire Department; Former Firefighter, Paramedic, Supervising Lieutenant, Fire Safety Investigator, and Fire Marshal, City of Concord Fire Department and Fairfax County Virginia Fire Department; Command leadership roles; Friends Program President, Past Vice President; Friends Program Trustee since 2008; Resident of Bow.

Joanne Gagnon - Vice President

Joanne Gagnon

Assistant Vice President, Commercial/Construction Manager, Merrimack County Savings Bank; Secretary and Treasurer of New Hampshire Home Builder's Associate Council; Secretary of New Hampshire Regional Development Corporation; Graduate of Leadership Concord 'Class of 2010-2011"; Member Steering Committee for Leadership Concord; Member of the Chamber of Commerce; Vocalist for a Women's A Cappella Ensemble; Aksara; Vocalist for a Christian Musical Ensemble; Friends Program Vice President; Friends Program Trustee since 2011; Resident of Manchester.

Keith Burbank - Treasurer

Keith Burbank

University of New Hampshire, B.A.; Vice President - Investment Officer Boston Asset Management, Former Vice President, Investment Officer, Merrimack County Savings Bank; Former Vice President, Investment Officer, Ledyard Financial Advisors; Trustee South Church Relief Society; Treasurer, Friends Program Trustee since 2007; Resident of Concord.

Elizabeth McCormack - Secretary

Liz McCormack

Suffolk University Law School, J.D.; Wake Forest University, B.S. Corporate Counsel for Brookstone Company, Inc. Member Board of Directors at Intown Concord, Inc. Member of the Concord Chorale; Friends Program Secretary; Friends Program Trustee since 2008; Resident of Concord.

Steve Arndt

Steve Arndt

Dartmouth College, B.A.; Self employed for 43 years (real estate), Former Coach, Trustee and President of Concord Youth Hockey Association; Member of the City of Concord's Municipal Housing Commission; Former Trustee and Deacon of South Congregational Church; Trustee Black Ice Pond Hockey; Friends Program Trustee since 2006; Resident of Concord.

Janet Corkum

JCorkum
Registered Nurse for ten years, 5 years as a school nurse at the former Dame School and now currently Mill Brook Elementary School. Previously employed at The Family Health Center at Concord Hospital as a nurse supervisor for the Dartmouth Residency Program. Currently serves on the board of The Concord Dental Sealant Coalition. Janet accepted a position on the Friends Program Board of Trustees in December 2013. 30 year resident of Concord, currently resides in Chichester NH.

Bob Couch

Bob Couch

Lakes Region Community College, A.A.; Director of Technology and Marketing at Cobb Hill Construction; Former Vice President of Technology and Communications at Bow Mills Bank and Trust; Former Director of Strategic Technology Assessment for the Emerging Technologies Division of Moore Corporation, LTD; 35 years of technology experience; Certified Community Bank Technology Officer; Past President of the Guild of New Hampshire Woodworkers Association; Past President and Member Bow Rotary Club; Former Member City of Concord Information Technology Advisory Committee; Friends Program Trustee since 2010; Resident of Bow.

Matt D’Amore

Matt DAmore

Certified Public Accountant; Plymouth State University, B.S.; Vice President of Finance and Administration, Automotive Supply Associates, Inc./Sanel Auto Parts, Co.; Former Manager, Nathan Wechsler & Company, P.A.; Former Senior, Tyler, Simms & St. Sauveur; Member New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants; Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Member Institute of Management Accountants; Member Board of Directors New Hampshire Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants; Friends Program Trustee since 2006. Resident of Deerfield.

Kate Daniels

Kate Daniels

M.Ed. University of New Hampshire, Special Education; B.A. University of New Hampshire, Spanish; Director of Academic Support, Cross Country Coach and Head of Manville House at St. Paul's School; former educator for the Concord School District (18 years); Current Board Member (Secretary) of the Friendly Kitchen; lives at St. Paul's School. Kate accepted a position on the Friends Program Board of Trustees in October 2013.

Catherine Devaney

Catherine Devaney
Marist College, M.P.A.; Boston University, B.S.; Chief Executive Officer, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Concord; Former Chief Operating Officer, Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital; Former Executive Vice President, Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital; Recipient of HealthSouth Hospital of the Year in 2009; Volunteer for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer; Friends Program Trustee since 2012; Resident of Bow.

Gerald Eaton

Jerry Eaton

University of New Hampshire School of Law, J.D.; Brown University, A.B.; Senior Counsel, Public Service of New Hampshire for 25 years; Chairman and President, Neighbor Helping Neighbor Program; Former Member Concord School District Board of Education; Past President, Friends Program Trustee since 2003; Resident of Concord.

Michael Gfroerer

Michael Gfroerer

The State University of New York Buffalo Law School, J.D.; Dartmouth College, B.A.; Practicing lawyer in Concord, New Hampshire since 1978; Former Member Concord City Council; Friends Program Trustee since 2008; Resident of Concord.

Kaleena Guzman-Hrycuna

Kaleena Guzman

Owner and Lead Designer for KAGEM Chic Designs; Administrative Assistant for Concord Regional Technical Center; Graduate of Leadership Greater Concord “Class 2011-2012”; Member Steering Committee for Leadership Greater Concord; Member of the Concord Chamber of Commerce; Member of the Ambassadors Committee for the Concord Chamber of Commerce; Friends Program Youth Mentor since 2010; Friends Program Trustee since 2013; Resident of Concord.

Betty Lenehan

Betty Lenehan

University of South Florida, M.A.; Hobart and William Smith Colleges, B.A.; School Psychologist and Consultant for Concord School District for 13 years; Former Member Board of Directors at The Children's Place and Parent Education Center; Friends Program Youth Mentor since 2006; Friends Program Trustee since 2005; Resident of Concord.

Sue O’Connor

SueOonnor
Graduate Coursework in Health Education at Plymouth State University; University of New Hampshire, B.S.; Occupational Therapist, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Concord; Former Trustee of Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association (CRVNA); Former New Hampshire Educational Surrogate; Former Member Junior Service League; Longstanding Volunteer in Concord School District; Committee Member Concord Hospital Theme Event; Committee Member CRVNA Hospice Lights of Life Event; Committee Member YMCA Snowflake Ball; Friends Program Youth Mentor since 2011; Friends Program Trustee since 2006; Resident of Concord.

Donna Rice

DRice
Commercial Realtor and business manager at Premiere Properties. Current member of NH Commercial Investment Board of Realtors; National Association of Realtors; Member of Concord Chamber of Commerce; past member of the Concord Business Group; founding member of Downtown Concord, Inc.; past president, vice president and member of Concord School District PTO’s; past president and board member of Concord High School booster clubs; past volunteer for Capital Region Food Program-Holiday Food Basket Project. Donna accepted a position on the Friends Program Board of Trustees in October 2013. Resident of Concord.

Jodi Roos

Jodi Roos

Wheelock College, M.Ed.; University of New Hampshire, B.A.; Self employed since 1986 (Love is Blinds); Volunteer at The Children's Place and Parent Education Center; Former Member Board of Directors at The Children's Place and Parent Education Center; Former President of Temple Beth Jacob Sisterhood. Friends Program Trustee since 2005; Resident of Concord.

Ilene Stern


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Originally from New York, Ilene received her Master’s degree in Audiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, which is where she began her career as a Clinical Audiologist, developing the Audiology Department for Ear, Nose and Throat physicians. From 1981 to 2003, she was the sole Audiologist at Easter Seals in Manchester, NH, where she further developed the program for the hearing health needs of children and adults in the community. She segued into her private practice, Hearing Improvement Center, LLC, in 2003 which afforded her the opportunity to combine business skills with her experience in health care.

Ilene lives with her husband, Ken (and dog, Chevy) in the Canterbury home that they built in 1981.

Myles Tarbell

Myles Tarbell

Kellogg School of Management, MBA; Bowdoin College A.B.; Vice President, Keystone Management Company, Inc.; Over 10 years of real estate experience involving acquisitions, arranging debt, negotiating leases and management. Friends Program Trustee since 2010; Resident of Concord.

Kimberly Yarlott

Kim Yarlott

Plymouth State University, M.Ed.; University of Massachusetts, B.A.; Principal, Reeds Ferry Elementary School, Merrimack, New Hampshire; 18 years as a Elementary Teacher in the Concord School District; Former Member Board of Directors at The Children's Place and Parent Education Center; Former Member Board of Directors  East Concord Lamplighters; Friends Program Trustee since 2010; Resident of Concord.