SB 163 / Chapter 188¬†appointed a broad-based membership to the New Hampshire Coastal Risk and Hazards Commission. The Commission’s 37 members included representatives from the New Hampshire Senate and House of Representatives; key state agencies; all 17 coastal zone municipalities; Strafford and Rockingham Regional Planning Commissions; the University of New Hampshire; and other important stakeholders from the real estate and insurance sectors.


COMMISSION MEMBERS

Cliff Sinnott (Chair)
Rockingham Planning Commission

William Arcieri
Town of Newmarket

Jason Bachand
Town of Hampton

Steve Bird
City of Dover

Rep. David Borden
Town of New Castle

David Caron
NH Municipal Association

Patrick Carroll
Town of Rollinsford

Dr. Erik Chapman
NH Sea Grant

Rep. Renny Cushing
NH House of Representatives

Edna Feighner
NH Div. of Historical Resources

Jennifer Gilbert
NH Office of Energy and Planning

Sherry Godlewski (Clerk)
NH Dept. of Environmental Services

Donald Hawkins
Town of Seabrook

Dr. James Houle
Town of Durham

Dick Huber
Town of Exeter

Peter Kasnet
NH Home Builders Association

Peter Kinner
Town of Greenland

Jonathan Kipp
NH Public Risk Management Exchange

Shep Kroner
Town of North Hampton

Theodore Kupper
NH Div. of Public Works, Design & Construction

Paul Melanson
Town of Hampton Falls

Steve Miller
City of Portsmouth

Kevin Nyhan
NH Dept. of Transportation

Michael O’Sullivan
Town of Madbury

Kyle Pimental
Strafford Regional Planning Commission

Rep. Frederick Rice
NH House of Representatives

John Rice
Seacoast Board of Realtors

Cory Riley
NH Fish & Game Dept.

Sabrina Stanwood
NH Dept. of Resources & Economic Development

Roger Stephenson
Town of Stratham

Sen. Nancy Stiles
NH Senate

Dr. Cameron Wake
University of New Hampshire

Sen. David Watters
NH Senate

Phil Winslow
Town of Rye

Gail Wolek
NH Div. of Parks & Recreation

Michael Woodward
Town of Newfields

Vacant
Town of Newington


COMMISSION ALTERNATES

Peter Bowman
NH Dept. of Resources & Economic Development

Steve Couture
NH Dept. of Environmental Services

Liz Durfee
Strafford Regional Planning Commission

Brian Fitzgerald
Town of Rye

Mary Kate Ryan
NH Div. of Historical Resources

Ann Scholz
NH Dept. of Transportation


FORMER COMMISSION MEMBERS

Dr. Mimi Becker
Town of Exeter

Robert Cormier
NH Home Builders Association

Dr. Paul Kirshen
University of New Hampshire

Thomas Morgan
Town of Newington

Former Rep. Christopher Muns
NH House of Representatives

Dr. Jonathan Pennock
NH Sea Grant

Vicki Quiram
NH Dept. of Environmental Services

Raymond Smith
Town of Seabrook

Former Rep. David Wood
Town of Hampton


SCIENCE AND TECHNICAL ADVISORY PANEL MEMBERS

Frederick Chormann
NH Geological Survey

Rob Flynn
US Geological Survey

Sherry Godlewski
NH Dept. of Environmental Services

Matt Huber
University of New Hampshire

Paul Kirshen (Chair)
University of New Hampshire

Kevin Knuuti
US Army Corps of Engineers

Steve Miller
NH Fish & Game Dept.

Ann Scholz
NH Dept. of Transportation

Mary Stampone
NH State Climate Office

Cameron Wake
University of New Hampshire

Thomas Wysmuller
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