Presenting the Leadership Greater Manchester Class of 2018

By June 23, 2017 October 4th, 2017 Chamber Insights, Member Insights

The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the selection of the Leadership Greater Manchester (LGM) Class of 2018.

Each year, professionals from business, government, education, not-for-profit, arts and religious and community groups are selected to participate in Leadership Greater Manchester, a program designed to recognize and nurture existing leadership talents from diverse sectors of the local community. Those chosen have demonstrated a strong commitment to the greater Manchester community, have achieved high levels of leadership in their respective spheres of influence, and are capable of assuming greater responsibility in the future.

With the support of our sponsors Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Amoskeag Industries and Merchants Fleet Management, the GMCC is thrilled to present the LGM Class of 2018:

John Adams  Manchester Airport

Thomas Andrew – Members First Credit Union

Heather Avella – Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

Dan Berube – Manchester Makerspace/Berube Pictures

Holly Blanchard – Make-A-Wish NH

Jessica Bouchard – Baker Newman Noyes

Donna Briggs – Eastern Bank

Shay Carelly  – Elm Grove Companies

Christine Carignan – Millyard Communications

Kurt Chapman – Freedom Energy Logistics

Jeff Corton – US Army (Ret.)

David Eby – Devine Millimet

Eric Esposito – Silvertech

Todd Ferrucci – People’s United Bank

Benjamin Folsom – McLane Middleton

Valerie Gentilhomme – Manchester Community Music School

Aaron Gill – Bank of New Hampshire

Fred Harwood – Inti Academy of Manchester

John Hebert – Pike Industries

Chris Hickey – Manchester Fire Department

Jaime Hoebeke – Manchester Health Department

John Leary – Elliot Health System

Jimmy Lehoux – PROCON

Eric Lesniak – NH Fisher Cats

Veronica Lester – UpReach

Donnalee Lozeau – Southern New Hampshire Services

Kathleen Mahan – Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson, pllc

Natalie Martinez-Harrison – ChaD

Rashida Mohamed – Manchester Police Department

Amanda Osmer – Grappone Automotive Group

Christine Pederson – Easterseals NH

Melanie Sanuth – City of Manchester

Sabrina Smeltz – YMCA

Samantha Stoddard – Farm Credit East

Dia Stolnitz – FIRST

Chris Thompson – Talient

June Trisciani – j. ellen Design, LLC

Ryan Warren – BerryDunn

Kaitlyn Woods – Eversource

Jane Yerrington – SNHU


About Leadership Greater Manchester

This program strives to cultivate leadership resources within the greater Manchester community by giving potential leaders a well-rounded, in-depth look at issues facing the region and the opportunities that exist to guide us into the future on solid ground. It exists to recognize and nurture leadership talents from diverse sectors of the local community through the exchange of viewpoints and experiences. LGM is a 9 month program that stimulates and develops future leaders through direct exposure, interaction and activities in various aspects of the community, with the goal of building a consensus among participants and fostering personal and professional relationships.