About the PSO

Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra is managed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of orchestra musicians and community members.

David Young
Cybersecurity Architect, Honeywell

Vice President
Fay Rubin
Program Director, UNH (retired) 

Jeffrey Gilbert
Managing Director, W.J.P. Development, LLC

Jan Heirtzler
Project Coordinator, UNH


Directors at Large

Lawrence Connell, Banker (retired)

Beverly Giblin, Hotelier and Event Planner (retired)

Melissa Grady, Marketing and Digital Analytics Leader, Comcast

Paul Lanzoni, AWS Specialist, Salesforce

James Mulhern, Attorney, Mulhern & Scott, PLLC

David Murray, Photographer and FAA certified commercial drone operator 

Craig Peverly, Engineer, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (retired)

Eric Salas, Print Production Manager, Allegiance Group

Donna Saunders, Attorney (retired)

Rachel Swanson, Designer & Founder, Kindertype

Advisory Committee

Anne Richter Arnold,
Arts Journalist

Mike Chubrich,
Attorney, Chubrich & Harrigan, P.A.

Joyce Ciancarelli,
Event Coordinator

Christine Dwyer,
Senior Vice President, RMC Research

Bob Lord,
CEO, Parma Recordings

Peggy Misdom,
Corporate Relations, New Hampshire Public Radio

Jeanie Eastman Ryan,
CEO, Learniverse Media

Doug Wheeler,
Professor Emeritus, UNH

Katie Wheeler,
State Senator (retired)