Business, Law Firm, and Community Leadership in New Hampshire
Purpose: To examine leadership in New Hampshire’s business and legal industries by engaging with leaders in those areas.
Goals for the session:
- Establish New Hampshire as the geographic and economic context for the Leadership Academy
- Learn about statewide leadership organizations
- Be inspired to take action, matching your interests and experiences with in-state needs
- Learn about what leadership opportunities exist in New Hampshire and how to get involved
1:00 Welcome/Introduction. Discussion of purpose and goals for the session.
1:10 Panel Discussion: Leading in the business field, from a business perspective
Scott Ellison, Esq., Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson, Sec’y Business & Industry Assoc. (BIA)
Nancy Sampo, President and Co-owner of Enviro-Tote, Inc.
2:15 Presentation: Starting and Operating a Business in New Hampshire
Michael Hauptly-Pierce, Lithermans Limited Brewing Company
3:00 Presentation: Planning to Lead in New Hampshire’s Law Firms
Guest Speaker: Arthur G. Greene, Esq.
3:55 Brief Break
4:00 Presentation: What is NH? Myths and Realities.
Presentation and discussion on demographics, the economy and the future of NH.
Steve Norton, Executive Director of the NH Center for Public Policy Studies
5:00 Leading in the Legal Field
Thomas Velardi, Esq., Strafford County Attorney
Allison Ambrose, Esq., Wescott Law, P.A.
Richard Samuels, Esq., McLane Middleton
6:00 Adjourn and Reception at Litherman’s Limited
Session Planners: Joseph Driscoll, IV, Jacob Marvelley