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
Kate Murray
NH State Representative

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

Fay Rubin
Program Director, UNH (retired)


Directors at Large

Lawrence Connell, Banker (retired)

Beverly Giblin, Hotelier and Event Planner (retired)

Jan Heirtzler, Project Coordinator, UNH 

Paul Lanzoni, AWS Specialist, Salesforce

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)