Economic Development

SWRPC’s Economic Development Advisory Committee serves as a forum for discussing regional economic development issues and advises SWRPC’s Board of Directors on matters pertaining to the region’s economic well-being.


Keith Thibault, Chair

Southwestern Community Services

Matthew Bachler

Town of Swanzey

Steve Dalessio

Town of Walpole

Med Kopczynski

City of Keene

Kathryn Lynch

Town of Hinsdale

Ed Merrell

Town of Jaffrey

Kevin Peterson (ex-officio)

NH Community Development Finance Authority

Sarah Powell

Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship

Mike Remy

C & S Wholesalers

Jen Risley

Monadnock Buy Local

Veronica Rosa

Keene State College

Ron Rzasa

Town of Chesterfield

Derek Scalia

Franklin Pierce University

Margaret Sharra

Town of Winchester

Bruce Smith

Town of Westmoreland

George Sterling

Town of Peterborough

Phil Suter

Greater Keene-Peterborough Chamber of Commerce

Scott Young

Mascoma Bank

Upcoming Meetings

No Scheduled Meetings

Recent Meetings

  • 10/13/212:00 PM

    SWRPC Economic Development Advisory Committee

    Wednesday, October 13, 2021
    2:00 PM

    Add to CalendarWednesday, October 13, 2021 2:00 PMWednesday, October 13, 2021 3:30 PMESTSWRPC Economic Development Advisory CommitteeDelegation Hall, Historic Cheshire County Court House, 12 Court Street, Keene, NH

    Meeting Location: Delegation Hall, Historic Cheshire County Court House, 12 Court Street, Keene, NH

    Meeting Accessible via Zoom

    Join by phone: 646-558-8656

    Meeting ID: 84074516942

    Click here for directions

    For more information, contact:

    Todd Horner

    [email protected]


  • 07/14/2112:00 PM

    Economic Development Advisory Committee

    Wednesday, July 14, 2021
    12:00 PM

    Quarterly, Second Wednesday, 12:00 Noon

    Add to CalendarWednesday, July 14, 2021 12:00 PMWednesday, July 14, 2021 12:00 AMESTEconomic Development Advisory CommitteeQuarterly, Second Wednesday, 12:00 NoonSWRPC

    Meeting Location: SWRPC

    Join by phone: 866-123-4567

    For more information, contact:

    603-123-4567 ext 1567

Staff Contact

Todd Horner
Senior Planner
[email protected]
(603) 357-0557