Our Team

Board of Directors

Eric Turer - Community Health Institute JSI - NH (Board President)

Nancy Frank - North Country Health Consortium - NH (Board Past-President)

Gertrude O'Sullivan - Foundation for Community Health - CT (Board President-Elect)

Susan White - Southern VT AHEC - VT (Board Secretary)

Lora Gerard - Northern New England Geriatric Education Center (Board Treasurer)

Andy Lowe - Outer Cape Hospital Services, Inc. - MA (Member-At-Large)

Sue Starkey - Northeast District Department of Health - CT

Tricia Harrity - Health 360 - CT

Danielle Hersey - Healthcentric Advisors - ME

Laurie Kane-Lewis - DFD Russell Medical Centers - ME

Andy Lowe - Outer Cape Hospital Services, Inc. - MA

Cynthia Yered - Tufts University School of Dental Medicine - MA

Kristina Fjeld-Sparks - NH AHEC and NH PHTC at Dartmouth Inst. for Health Policy - NH

Greg Vasse - Foundation for Healthy Communities - NH

John Goodman - United Services - RI

Jeff Dodge - Private Practice - RI

Penelope Markle - Consultant - VT

Avril Cochran - North Country Hospital - VT

Lori Fedawa - CT SORH, NW CT Community College (Ex-Officio)

Kirby Lecy - MA State Office of Rural Health (Ex-Officio)

Nicole Breton - ME State Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (Ex-Officio)

Alisa Druzba - NH State Office of Rural Health (Ex-Officio)

Margaret Gradie - RI Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (Ex-Officio)

John Olson - VT State Office of Rural Health (Ex-Officio)

Our Staff

Kim Mohan joined the New England - RHA staff as Executive Director on June of 2014.

In announcing her appointment, Sharon Beaty, New England - RHA President, said, “We are delighted to welcome Kim as our new Executive Director. She has 15 years’ experience in rural issues and has been an active member of our Board of Directors for several years. Her leadership and organizational management skills should serve us well as we move into the future.”

In her most recent position, Mohan was the Director of the NorthEast Telehealth Resource Center, Augusta, ME. Before that, she practiced as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in NH in a community mental health center. She spearheaded an effort to build a state telehealth network to bring behavioral health and psychiatry services to communities in northern NH. Mohan holds a Master’s degree in Education from Plymouth State University.