NH Charitable Foundation announces new regional advisory board members

CONCORD — The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation has appointed 21 new members to its regional advisory boards.

The Foundation's eight regional advisory boards — Capital, Lakes, Manchester, Monadnock, Nashua, North Country, Piscataqua and Upper Valley — are comprised of local members who monitor the needs of their communities to inform Foundation grant-making programs and provide guidance and counsel to staff and the board of directors on local and statewide issues.

Each regional advisory board member serves a three-year term. Current membership across the eight regional advisory boards totals 106.

New members in the Lakes Region include Cynthia A. Hemeon-Plessner of Laconia, the vice president of marketing at the Meredith Village Savings Bank; Jeff Kantar of Alton, a financial advisor and planner with Northwestern Mutual and Carol Gerken of Meredith, a principal of Wingate Enterprises Consulting.