Introducing the 2019 Rising Stars Awards Judges

We want to show our appreciation to the 2019 Rising Stars Awards judges in selecting this year’s award winners. They will have difficult decisions in selecting this year’s recipients – it’s certainly not an easy feat with such incredible talent in New Hampshire.

We thank them for sharing their time and talent with us!

Laurel Adams, President, Regional Economic Development Center

Evelyn Aissa, Executive Director, Reaching Higher NH

Larissa Baia, President, Lakes Region Community College

Cassandra Bates, Career Transition Specialist, NH Job Corps

Tim Baylies, Corporate Recruiter, C&S Wholesale Grocers

Tori Berube, VP of College Planning & Community Engagement, The NHHEAF Network Organizations

Kurt Chapman, CRO, Freedom Energy Logistics

Eric Cimon, Director of Project Management, SilverTech

Donna Couture, Extended Learning Coordinator, Winnacunnet High School

Michael Curtis, Administrator – Futures Director, White Mountains Regional High School

Suzanne Delaney, iUGO (Young Professionals) Coordinator, Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce

Ben Dion, Radio Show Host, The Weekly Dion on 95.3 FM WMNH

Beverly Donovan, Economic Development Director, Town of Derry

Rachael French, Business Partnerships Manager, Granite State College

Emily Hann, Manager, Marketing and Salesforce, Sprague Operating Resources LLC

Greg Henrichon, Executive Vice President, CoreMedical Group

Kate Hickey, Program Director, Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship

Heather Iworsky, Branch Manager – Marketing & Culture, ReVision Energy

Mark Kaplan, Interim Executive Director, NH Public Radio

Brenda Kelley, Senior Talent Acquisition Partner, Merchants Fleet

Max Latona, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Saint Anselm College

Neil Levesque, Director, NH Institute of Politics

Krysta Lewis, CEO, Aisling Organics

Jenny Macaulay, Manager, Workforce Strategy, Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Caleigh MacPherson, Program Manager, Wilcox Industries

Scott Power, Director, Outreach & Communication, NH College & University Council

Tina Sharby, Chief Human Resources Officer, Easterseals NH

Melissa Skarupa, Community Relations Manager, Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Kevin Smith, Town Manager, Town of Londonderry

Julia Whitney, Marketing and Retention Specialist, City of Manchester Economic Development Office

Sarah Wrightsman, Executive Director, Workforce Housing Coalition of the Greater Seacoast