Team

Dedicated to supporting NH Physicians.

The Medical Society is dedicated to helping you with your needs. 
We can be reached at:

New Hampshire Medical Society
7 North State Street
Concord, NH 03301-4018
Phone: 603.224.1909
Fax: 603.226.2432

 

Executive Committee


Deb Harrigan, MD - President
Len Korn, MD - President-Elect
Tessa Lafortune-Greenberg, MD - Vice President
Seddon R. Savage, MD - Secretary
Tessa Lafortune-Greenberg, MD - Treasurer
John R. Butterly, MD - Immediate Past President
 

View NHMS Council Roster Here

 

Staff                                                                                                               

 

James G. Potter, CAE
Executive Vice President
Extension 103
james.potter@nhms.org
          

James Potter

The NHMS executive vice president is the chief executive officer of the Medical Society representing NHMS on behalf of members at the state, regional and federal levels.  The EVP works closely with the NHMS Council, with elected officials, medical leaders, other stakeholders and the American Medical Association.  Jim joined NHMS in November 2015.


Valerie Acres
Director of Advocacy
Extension  105
valerie.acres@nhms.org

Valerie Acres

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Valerie is the director of advocacy, managing the NHMS legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts and representing the Medical Society at the NH State House and before various state agencies. Valerie joined NHMS in January 2017.


Joy Potter
Manager of Membership & Meetings
Extension  106
joy.potter@nhms.org

Joy Potter

Joy manages the membership and meetings functions for the Medical Society and serves as the executive director of the NH Orthopaedic, Osteopathic and Emergency Physician organizations; and responsible for tracking membership and financial data in our database. She works with NHMS corporate affiliates and coordinates ACCME Accreditation for 18 sites accredited in New Hampshire and Vermont.  Joy has been with NHMS since 1990. 


Mary Pyne                                                   
Director of Operations
Extension  104
mary.pyne@nhms.org

As director of operations, Mary is responsible for NHMS’ finance department, assists the EVP and offers administrative support to the various committees and task forces of NHMS.  Mary has been with NHMS since 1989.  


Catrina Watson
Manager of Specialty Society Services
Extension  102
catrina.watson@nhms.org

Catrina Watson

Catrina is the manager of specialty society services, serving as executive director of the NH Academy of Family Physicians, NH Pediatric Society, NH Psychiatric Society, NH Chapter of the American College of Physicians and NH Medical Directors' Association.  She is also administrator of the American Academy of Anesthesiologists, NH Chapter, aids in legislative efforts and sits on many committees, with a special interest in mental health.  She is a member of the state Suicide Prevention Council, Veterans PTSD/TBI Commission and vice chair of the Suicide Fatality Review. Catrina has been with NHMS since 2007.
 


Mary West
CME  & Communications Coordinator/Receptionist
Extension 100
mary.west@nhms.org

Mary West

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary serves as our receptionist, CME auditor, newsletter editor and communications coordinator.  She is able to assist you with questions about reporting your CME credits or availability of the NHMS boardroom for a meeting.  Mary joined NHMS in 2013.

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