Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

The Morrison is governed by a Board of Trustees with experience and expertise in health care, finance, and management. It has overall responsibility for the charitable, clinical practice, and educational mission and purposes of The Morrison.

Brian Fogg, Board President

Brian Fogg, Board President

Mr. Fogg is a certified general appraiser and a New Hampshire Certified Property Assessor Supervisor.  He has a bachelor’s degree in business management.  Brian is a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Germany from 1976 to 1978. In addition to his current service with the Morrison Hospital Association, he is a past chairman of the White Mountains Regional School Board; past member of the Lancaster Zoning Board of Appeals; past board member of the Weeks Hospital Association; and a past board member of the Coos and Essex Agricultural Society (Lancaster Fair).

Douglas Shearer, Vice President

Douglas Shearer, Vice President

Mr. Shearer is an agency principal of GMS Financial Services, a subsidiary of Geo. M. Stevens & Son Co.  He has been with the agency since 1995, selling and servicing life and health insurance products, while specializing in employee benefit programs.  He and his family live in Lancaster where he has served on the boards of several non-profit organizations, including past President and current Treasurer of the Lancaster Rotary Club and current Treasurer of the Colonel Town Investment Committee for the Town of Lancaster.

Kendra Bell, Tresurer

Kendra Bell, Tresurer

Ms. Bell joined the Morrison Hospital Association Board of Trustees in 2015. She currently serves as the Treasurer and chairs the Finance Committee. Ms. Bell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Plymouth State University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and partner in the accounting firm Crane & Bell, PLLC in Lancaster NH.  Active in her community, Kendra has served on several non-profit organization boards, including as past president of the New Hampshire Society of CPAs and member of Cöos Economic Development Corporation, and currently serves on the Lancaster Rotary Club Board as President-Elect.

Lisa Perras, Secretary

Lisa Perras, Secretary

Bob Fink

Bob Fink

Mr. Fink held positions at Weeks Medical Center as a Departmental Director and Resource Development & Planning Coordinator prior to his retirement. He has served on numerous boards during his career including the Lancaster Rotary Club, the Northern NH Charitable Foundation, the NHCF Neil & Louise Tillotson Fund, and Northern Human Services.

Donna Laurent

Donna Laurent

Donna Laurent is a resident of Jefferson, NH; her business experience is in Marketing and Communications. Since 2005, she has had her own Independent Marketing & Promotional Business working in conjunction with Kaeser & Blair.  Previously she served as the Marketing Manager for the Maine Office of Tourism, and prior to that was the Director of Advertising and Promotions: Marketing Communications, at Arrow Electronics in New York.  She serves on several local boards and is a volunteer for CASA of New Hampshire.

Elaine Dana

Elaine Dana

Elaine Dana is a native New Yorker. She taught English and drama on Long Island and in NC and served in an administrative capacity for Northport schools. She also performed for and served on the boards of several theatre companies on Martha’s Vineyard and NC. When she met David Dana in 1982, she became a part of the Whitefield community, serving on boards for the WMRSS, the WMGC, and the Littleton Regional Hospital. The Danas have been strong supporters of the Morrison-Summit Communities for many years. Mrs. Dana now resides near family in Winston-Salem, NC, and continues to be a supporter of the theatre, arts and other community organizations.

Holly Fortin

Holly Fortin

Holly Fortin is a lifelong resident of Lancaster, NH.  She has been in the banking industry for 18 years.  She started as a teller for Siwooganock Bank and was part of two bank mergers, Passumpsic Savings and Lancaster National Bank.  She was promoted to AVP, Branch Manager of the Whitefield Branch of Passumpsic Savings Bank in 2012, where she still works today.  Mrs. Fortin is a graduate of Northern NH School of Banking and served on the Family Selection/Support committee of Ammonoosuc Habitat for Humanity for 5 years.

Lise Howson

Lise Howson

Lise T. Howson most recently held the position of Vice President/Loan and Credit Administration Officer for Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank in Littleton, NH.  Lise has over 25 years of New Hampshire banking experience.  She studied Business Administration at the University of New Hampshire Whittemore School of Business and Economics.  She is a member of the Lancaster Rotary, member of GREAT (Groveton Revitalization Economic Action Team), and a board member of Coos Economic Development Corporation.