Staff & Board Of Directors 


Tim Horgan, executive director

Tim joined the World Affairs Council of New Hampshire in November of 2009 as an AmeriCorps member. Since that time he has worked to manage and implement the international visitors programs here in New Hampshire, bringing the annual number of visitors hosted to more than 300. Tim took over the position of executive director in March 2018 and oversees the internal affairs of WACNHTim holds a B.A. in Latin American studies with a concentration in political science from the University of Connecticut, where he also spent five months in Monterrey, Mexico on study abroad.

Larry McCrum, membership manager

Larry has been with WACNH since 2010. As the membership manager, he is responsible for maintaining membership renewals and soliciting new memberships. He previously worked for Child Support and Youth Services in Manchester. Before moving to New England from California, Larry worked for the Inter-Insurance Exchange of the Automobile Club of Southern California for 20 years, where 15 of those years were spent as a bodily injury defense litigator. Larry also lived in Panama for two years, on active duty in the U.S. Air Force, where he was honorably discharged with the rank of captain.

Anise Jasman,  international visitor program manager

Anise joined WACNH after spending more than18 years working in the limousine industry, doing everything from chauffeuring clients to logistical planning and most recently running the second-largest limousine company in New Hampshire. Anise also has experience in event planning and photography, as well as has a passion for the arts. She has lived in New Hampshire for more than 27 years and has previously lived in Arizona, Georgia, and both South and North Carolina.

Alan Dillingham, events and education coordinator

Alan joined WACNH in October 2021 as the events and education coordinator. He brings a strong background to this role, having received his Ph.D. from Georgetown University and having taught international relations at Villanova University and the College of William and Mary. Alan also has applied experience in foreign policy, having worked in Washington, DC, as a staff associate to the Congressional subcommittees that fund the Defense and State Departments. More recently, he has worked with startups and entrepreneurs as a writer and business strategist for a boutique public relations company in the Greater Boston area. He has travelled extensively abroad and is a certified pilgrim, having walked most of the Camino de Santiago in northern Spain.

Board of Directors 


Peter Bowman, Greenland


Diane Schaefer, Portsmouth

Vice President

Andy Supplee


Rachel Hampe, Hopkinton



Steve Barndollar, Portsmouth

Bill Dunlap, Hopkinton

Charles Davis Farmer, Jr, East  Kingstown

Carolyn Hollman, Manchester

Bill Lightfoot, Manchester

Salman Malik, Londonderry

Chris Matthews, Manchester

Melinda Negron-Gonzales, Manchester

Venu Rao, Hollis

John P. Resch, Jr., Manchester
Carolyn Richmond, Bedford
Leila Samii, Manchester
David Schroeder, Bedford
Steve Solomon, New London

Andy Supplee, North Sutton

Maura Sullivan, Portsmouth
Amb. Richard Swett, Bow

Ginny Szymanowski, Bedford

Susan Von Hemert, Portsmouth

Past  Presidents

Ginny Szymanowski

Norm Turcotte

Steve Solomon
Kathryn Muirhead
John P. Resch
William O. Kellogg

Robert B. Esau
Peter Woodbury
John Guider
Robert P. Bass, Jr.
Alexander Standish
John H. Morison
Arthur E. Porter
Susan N. McLane
Gilbert R. Tanis
Guy A. Swenson, Jr.
David G. Stahl
Arthur W. Mudge
Charles F. Sheridan

Annual President's Award for Service and Support

2020- Carolyn Hollman and Carolyn Richmond

2019- Diane Schaefer

2018- Ginny Szymanowski and Kathryn Muirhead
2017- Carola Gouse
2016- Irja Cilluffo
2015- Tim Horgan
2014- Joan Reische
2013- Andrew Supplee
2012- John P. Resch
2011- Karen Erickson
2010- Herbert Pence

Past executive directors

Anna Haigh Berry

Herb Pence (interim)

Phil Suter

Mary Heslin

Lily Wahl Tuco

Charlie Bickford (interim)

Kathy Mathis

Pat Ayers

Conrad Quimby

David L. Larson

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