Greater Meredith Program elects new members

The Greater Meredith Program recently elected and welcomed Katheryn Rolfe and Matt Sawyer to the Greater Meredith Program Board of Directors.

Katheryn Rolfe opened Oglethope Fine Arts and Crafts in the Marketplace at Mill Falls in Meredith in 1994, with a special niche of quality American Handcrafts. In 2001 she was award Top 100 Retailer of American Craft by Niche Magazine which represents more than five hundred American artists. Rolfe is currently President of the Mill Falls Merchant's Association and a member of the board of directors for the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce and a committee member for the Meredith Sculptural Walk, a sub-committee of the GMP Design Committee.

Matt Sawyer is the Manager of Northway Bank in Meredith and was in charge of facilitating the opening of its new location in 2011 and developing a client base and partnerships within the community. He received a BS from Southern New Hampshire University in Business Administration and has an extensive background in finance, holding positions as a Retirement Investment Specialist, Financial Specialist, and Client Manager over the last decade. Sawyer is a member of the Lakes Region Rotary Club and resides in Effingham with his wife and son.

The Greater Meredith Program (GMP) is a nonprofit community economic development organization seeking to enhance economic vitality, historical and cultural heritage, and town-wide beautification. . For more information about GMP or volunteer opportunities, please call 603.279.9015, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit the website at