Officers are individuals who help oversee the LFDA.
Anna Grace Holloway, Chairperson
Anna Grace Holloway, a graduate of Temple University and University of New Hampshire, has been active as a philanthropist, board member, and volunteer for many NH nonprofit organizations. In 1988 she created the Holloway Prize, a business competition at UNH, to reward the entrepreneurial spirit. She also developed Little Harbor Charitable Foundation that has raised and distributed over $1.5 million dollars to programs supporting children and youth in the NH Seacoast Area.
Paul Montrone, Treasurer
Paul Montrone, a graduate of the University of Scranton and Columbia Business School, is the former CEO of Fisher Scientific International Inc. Prior to leading Fisher, Mr. Montrone was the Chairman and CEO of Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. He currently sits on the boards of the New England Conservatory, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, the Foundation of the National Institutes of Health and is President Emeritus of The Metropolitan Opera.
John G. Sullivan, Chief Administration Officer
Mr. Sullivan is a senior operating and financial executive with experience supporting domestic and international sales and marketing efforts. He is currently employed as a General Manager for the Liberty Lane Service Company. Mr. Sullivan received a Bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s University and a Masters of Business Administration degree from University of Southern NH. He has served on the Executive Board of the Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce and the Board of Directors for the Chase Home in Portsmouth, NH.
Jennie L. Kopala, Secretary
Ms. Kopala is a professional corporate paralegal with over 10 years of experience in law firm and business settings. She is currently the Corporate Secretary of Perspecta Trust and a member of the legal department at Liberty Lane Partners. She was previously a corporate paralegal for The Timberland Company and Fisher Scientific (now Thermo Fisher Scientific). Ms. Kopala has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of New Hampshire and received a paralegal certificate from Northeastern University.