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NBRC Members
Representing the Federal Government  
Christopher M. Saunders, Federal Co-Chair
(603) 369-3001 ext 1 |

Representing the State of Vermont 
The Hon. Phil Scott, Governor
Governor's NBRC Alternate: Tayt Brooks, Deputy Secretary Agency of Commerce and Community Development
NBRC VT Program Manager: Kristie Farnham | (802) 398-5268 |

Representing the State of Maine  
The Hon. Janet Mills, Governor
Governor's NBRC Alternate: Heather Johnson, Commissioner of the Department of Economic and Community Development  
NBRC ME Program Manager: Charlotte Mace | (207) 624-7448 |

Representing the State of New Hampshire and State Co-Chair
The Hon. Chris Sununu, Governor
Governor's NBRC Alternate: Commissioner Taylor Caswell, Department of Business and Economic Affairs
NBRC NH Program Manager: Steve Fortier | (603) 688-5918  |

Representing the State of New York 
The Hon. Kathy Hochul, Governor
Governor's NBRC Alternate: Mark Pattison, Deputy Secretary of State 
NBRC NY Program Manager: Kyle Wilber | (518) 473-3694 |

NBRC Staff

  • Rich Grogan, Executive Director
    ​(603) 369-3001 ext 2, or (802) 461-8089,
  • Molly Taflas, Deputy Executive Director
    (603) 369-3001 ext 4,
  • Andrea Smith, Program Director
    (603) 369-3001 ext 3,
  • Marina Bowie, FEP Program Manager and USDA Program
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Adrianne Harrison, Catalyst Program (SEID & IIJA), Program Manager
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Elizabeth "Liz" Cross, Rural Healthcare Coordinator
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Sarah Demers, Program Coordinator
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Jonathan O'Rourke, Senior Program Specialist
    (603) 369-3001,​​​​
  • Georgia Cassimatis, Program Specialist
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Sarah Lang, Program Specialist
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Casey Haynes, Program Specialist
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Malana Tamer, Program Specialist
    (603) 369-3001,
  • Bill Gallagher, Administrative Office
    (603) 369-3001 ext 5, /​
  • Ace Arroyo, Data Analyst
    (603) 369-3001,​


  • Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC)
    James Cleveland Federal Building, Suite 1501
    53 Pleasant Street
    Concord, New Hampshire  03301