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.

Michael Schwartz, PhD, MPA
resident, Demonstrated Success, LLC

Vice President
Fay Rubin, Program Director, UNH (retired)

David Young
Product Architect, Honeywell

Melissa Grady, Director of Sales Analytics, Kaspersky

Directors at Large

Josephine Lamprey, Medical Professional and CEO Lamprey Energy (retired)

Rachel Swanson, Designer & Founder, Kindertype

Craig Peverly
Engineer, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (retired)

Donna Saunders
Lawyer, (Retired)

Clinton F. Miller, MD
President Emeritus, PSO
Neurosurgeon/Founding Partner, Coastal New Hampshire Neurosurgeons (Retired)

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

Kate Murray, NH State Representative 

David Hirsch, Lawyer (retired)

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

Katie Wheeler
State Senator (retired)

Doug Wheeler
Professor Emeritus, UNH