Entries by Andy Morse

December Membership Deal

When new and reinstating (former) members join National as a Regular member ($260 annual dues), they receive: $50 Amazon gift card  Initiation or reinstatement fees waived RESTRICTIONS: N/A for Associate member types ($200 or less annual dues) and current or renewing members. Learn more.

Robin Perrin, APR, Fellow PRSA

Robin Perrin, APR, Fellow PRSA, 72, died peacefully Tuesday November 17, 2020 at his home in Auburn with his family by his side after a period of declining health. Robin was Yankee Chapter President from 1988 to 1989. For more information.

Yankee Chapter Member Laura Simoes Named Executive Director of Loeb School

Yankee Chapter member Laura Simoes was appointed the Executive Director of the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications. Laura has worked in journalism, public affairs, marketing, and strategic communications. Nackey S. Loeb was the longtime president and publisher of the Union Leader and New Hampshire Sunday News. She founded the nonpartisan, nonprofit school in Manchester […]

Call for 2020 District Conference Volunteers

The 2020 PRSA Northeast District Conference hosted by the Yankee Chapter PRSA in beautiful, historic downtown Portsmouth is Friday, June 12th. Planning is already under way and we need your help.

The success of the conference is dependent on a talented and committed group of District volunteers. Volunteering only requires a few hours a month. Assistance is needed on the following committees:


Congratulations to Our Incoming Slate of Officers

Our Chapter recently surveyed our membership online who approved nominations for President-Elect, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, and two Directors. They will join our existing Board members who will lead our Chapter in 2020: President: Stefanie Breton, City of Concord President-elect: Amber Bedi, APR, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Past President: Andy Morse, Concord Regional VNA […]

Yankee Chapter Member Scott Tranchemontagne Named One of State’s Most Influential Business Leader

Scott Tranchemontagne, President & Partner of Montagne Communications, was named one of the state’s most influential business leaders in the Media/Marketing category by New Hampshire Business Review. Scott founded Montagne Communications in 2007. The New Hampshire 200 is a product of a year-long research initiative by the editors of NH Business Review Review. The executives […]

Member Profile – Lisa Rousseau

Welcome to one of our newest members Lisa Rousseau! Lisa is a Community Relations Specialist for Northeast Delta Dental going on fourteen years. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree from Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) in Communications with a focus in Professional Writing, and a Minor in Social Media Marketing from SNHU this past spring. Lisa […]

2019 Yankee Chapter PRSA Treasury Report

January 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019 For the current fiscal year, the Board presented a budget with anticipated revenue of $9,660 and anticipated expenses of $10,410. As of September 30, the chapter has $4,057.05 in expenses, which is below expectations. Revenue at $4,312.28 is below expectations, but additional revenue is expected from professional development […]

Oct 9 2019 Yankee Chapter PRSA Board Meeting Minutes

DRAFT-For Approval October 9, 2019 Present: Stefanie Breton, Andy Morse, Susan Geier, Mary Ellen Hettinger, Amber Bedi, Seth Wheeler, Mark Elliott, Michelle Dunn, Jane Law, Donna Eason, Tom Bebbington Call to order 3:06 p.m. Minutes: September meeting minutes approved with amendments. September Treasurer’s Report (Seth): We have $300-$400 in PayPal account right now that is […]