DURHAM, NH (AUGUST 10, 2022) – New Hampshire PBS is pleased to announce that Kim Mooney, president of Franklin Pierce University, and Lisa Law, Family Council chair of the Law Family Companies, have been elected to its board of directors.
“President Mooney is a dynamic leader in the educational sector and will bring passion and a wealth of collaborative skills to the NHPBS Board of Directors,” says Peter Frid, NHPBS president and CEO.
President Mooney holds the distinction of being the first alumna and first woman to serve as Franklin Pierce University’s president. Prior to being appointed president in 2016, she served as Provost and Vice president for Academic Affairs, a position she held for eight years.
“I am honored to join the NHPBS Board of Directors. NHPBS’ mission of engaging minds, connecting communities, and celebrating New Hampshire aligns perfectly with the ethos of Franklin Pierce University. I look forward to working in support of our mutual efforts across the Granite State.”
President Mooney earned her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of New Hampshire and earned her B.A. in Psychology and English from Franklin Pierce College, magna cum laude.
“We’re also excited to welcome Lisa Law onto the NHPBS Board of Directors,” says Frid. “Being a New Hampshire native and working within a 6th generation family business, she will lead with a calm and steady presence.”
“NHPBS has a long reputation for providing excellent educational programming to the state of New Hampshire. I’m looking forward to working on this board of directors and supporting its mission and values,” says Law.
In addition to her role on the Family Council, Law is a justice of the peace, corporate wellness trainer, and Feng Shui consultant. Law graduated from Wellesley College with a B.A. in Psychology. She has worked as a television producer and residential realtor. In 2011, she established her home design, staging, and Feng Shui business and has authored multiple spiritual books and articles.
For a full listing of active NHPBS board of director members go to nhpbs.org/about.
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Peter A. Frid
President & CEO
Vice President & Chief Content Officer
Carla Gordon Russell
Director of Communications