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State Board of Education Members

Biographies and Contact Information for the State Board of Education.

Meet the State Board

The Board is responsible for:

  • Reviewing all programs and activities of the Department of Education and making recommendations to the Commissioner regarding these.
  • Advising the Commissioner regarding Department goals, information gathering, and any other aspect of elementary and secondary education within the state.
  • Hearing appeals and issuing decisions. The Board's decisions are considered the final decisions of the Department of Education for the purpose of RSA 541 of any dispute between individuals and schools systems or the Department of Education, except those disputes governed by the provisions of RSA 21-N:4, III.
  • Appointing members of the professional standards board and other advisory bodies as provided by law.
  • Adopt rules as provided in RSA 21-N:9.

District 1

Kate Cassady (term expires 1/31/24)
604 Union Street
Littleton, NH 03561
[email protected]
(603) 616-4120

District 2

Ann Lane (term expires 1/31/21)
6 Woodland Road
Dover, NH 03829
[email protected]
Home: (603) 659-5566

District 3

Phillip Nazzaro (term expires 1/31/22)
7 Raymond Lane
Newmarket, NH 03857
[email protected]
(603) 292-3604

District 4

Drew Cline - Chair
(term expires 1/31/21)
361 North Amherst Road
Bedford, NH 03110
Home: (603) 488-5779
[email protected]

District 5

Helen Honorow (term expires 1/31/20)
46 Raymond Street
Nashua, NH 03064
[email protected]
Home: (603) 598-8433
Office Barry and Honorow, PLLC
161 Kinsley Street
Nashua, NH 03060
Office: (603) 883-0474
Fax (603) 886-8625


Sally Griffin (term expires 1/31/23)
440 Edgewater Drive
Gilford, NH 03249
[email protected]
Cell: (603) 440-8954

Cindy C. Chagnon (term expires 1/31/20)
12 Carriage Lane
Bedford, NH 03110
[email protected]
Home (603) 472-8029