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  • Staff & Committees

  •  Member & Visitor Services Manager

    Nancy H. Barthol  
    Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce
    328 Main Street, PO Box 532
    New London, NH 03257
    (603) 526-6575


    In order to continue the positive growth within our organization, the Chamber relies on a fantastic team of volunteers to help keep things running smoothly.  Our "Task Teams" work behind the scenes to make sure our members are receiving meaningful benefits, our events are well-run, and our region is getting the attention it deserves. 

    Event Committees-

    The Chamber holds numerous events throughout the year. Some are in the form of fundraisers that help support the mission of our organization, while others, such as our networking and "Meet the Chamber" events, are designed to benefit our members and the community in an immediate and direct way. Our current major events include:

    Annual Meeting

    Tasked with all aspects of planning the Chamber's Annual Meeting of the Membership, usually held in January. The committee begins meeting in Mid-October until the event takes place. Meetings are often bi-weekly.            Chairperson - Debbie Campbell    Members - Kim Slover, Jen Tockman, Megan Cardillo, Brett Cusick, Dan Ladd


    Tasked with all aspects of planning the ChocolateFest LSRCC fundraiser, to be held in March. The committee begins meeting in mid-October until the event takes place. Meetings in person are often monthly, with frequent email contact and bi-monthly as event gets closer.
    Chairperson - Kathleen Kennedy    Members: Melissa Leintz, Katie Blake, Rob Kier

    Black Fly Open Golf Tournament 

    Tasked with all aspects of planning the Black Fly Open LSRCC fundraiser, usually held in May. The committee begins meeting in mid-January, until the event takes place. Meetings are often every 2-4 weeks in the early planning and then weekly as we get closer to the event. 
    Chairperson - Scott Hanwell    Members: Brett Cusick, Dan Ladd, Josh Lizotte, Jen Tockman, Rob Kier

    Hospital Days 

    Tasked with all aspects of planning Hospital Days in conjunction with New London Hospital, specifically to include LSRCC's Chamber Night, Band Night and Midway on the Common. The committee begins meeting in mid-January, until the event(s) take place. Meetings are often every 2-4 weeks in the early planning and then weekly as we get closer to the event(s). There are subcommittees that will plan Chamber Night, Band Night and the Midway.
    Chairperson: Sarah Christie      Members: Allie Coy

    Latin Night

    Charged with all aspects of planning the Latin Night LSRCC fundraiser. The committee begins to meet 6 months prior to the event. Meetings are often every 2-3 weeks and weekly as we get closer to the event.      Chairperson:                                Members:  


    Tasked with all aspects of planning the SnowFly Fundraiser usually concludes in Nov-Dec. Committee begins meeting in May or June (introduced at Hospital Days) until the event takes place. Meetings are often every 2-4 weeks.                                                                                                                                                                         Chairperson - Josh Lizotte              Members: Kathleen Kennedy, Dan Ladd

    Marketing Committee-

    Charged with making sure our region gets the attention it deserves, as well as covering all aspects of marketing for the Chamber and its events. The marketing committee is responsible for putting together a yearly marketing plan and budget, and will work with each Event committee to assist in staying on plan and budget. Often meets monthly or every 2-3 weeks during planning periods.                                             Chairperson - Lorie McClory     Members: Debbie Campbell

    Membership Committee-

    Charged with reviewing member benefits, dues, and structure to ensure we are remaining competitive as a Chamber and are able to offer our members all of the opportunities that they believe would be beneficial to them as an organization and to the Lake Sunapee Region as a destination and region of commerce. Group meets about every 4-6 weeks.                                                                                                                                  Chairperson - Lorie McClory         Members- Karen Zurheide

    Nominating Committee-

    Tasked with identifying and recruiting new individuals to the Chamber's Board of Directors and committees. This group works closely with the board of directors in accepting suggestions from the Directors, Group meets periodically, and as needed, throughout the year. Often this is only every 2-3 months unless immediate needs to fill a position.                                                                                                                                                          Chairperson - Jen Tockman     Members: Sarah Chirstie, Scott Hanwell, Josh Lizotte

    Education Committee-

    Started in 2014, the Education Committee is the Chamber's newest committee. Tasked with researching and providing relevant educational benefits to our members, they are responsible for the introduction of our Chamber 101 sessions, as well as the creation of our new Business Growth Series. Group typically begins meeting in late spring monthly, then every 2-3 weeks as fall approaches, until all events of the season/series are complete.                                                                                                                                                               Chairperson - Jen Tockman     Members: Jayne Rayno, Brett Cusick, Carter Bascom and Malaika Sidmore

  • Mark Your Calendars


    Interested in joining a committee? Contact the chamber at admin@lakesunapeeregionchamber for more information.

    Nominating Committee:

    Education Committee:

    Marketing Committee:

    Finance Committee:

    Membership Committee:

    Event Committees:

         Annual Meeting :

         ChocolateFest : Kick off meeting -             Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018  4-5pm at LSRCC Booth, 328 Main St New London NH 

         Black Fly:

         Hospital Days:


         Latin Night:

  • Special Events

    Latin Night at the Livery click HERE for details  
    held on Friday, October 12, 2018

    Black Fly Open Golf Tournament  (click HERE for pictures)  
    held on Thursday, May 17, 2018

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