Franklin Pierce University Board Of Trustees Announces Three New Members
Ellen Arnold, Trent Spiner ’07, and Alexandra (Marella) Johnson ’15 bring broad range 向大学董事会提供经验
The Franklin Pierce University Board of Trustees announces the appointment of new members Ellen Arnold, Trent Spiner ’07, and Alexandra (Marella) Johnson ’15.
“On behalf of the entire University, I am delighted to welcome Ms. 阿诺德,. 自旋, 和女士. Johnson to our Board of Trustees,” said President Kim Mooney ’83. “他们的不同 backgrounds and experiences embody the spirit of Franklin Pierce – a commitment to excellence, a passion for learning, and a deep-rooted desire to make a positive impact 在菠菜稳定台子的社区和其他地方.”
Ms. Arnold is an attorney with extensive experience in land use development, real 房地产、能源和环境法. She most recently served as Of Counsel Attorney 在新罕布什尔州曼彻斯特的麦克莱恩米德尔顿. She is also the Founder and Manager at Arnold Land Consulting, serving as an attorney and strategic partner for clients on the issues of land use, real estate development, and higher education. 从2001年到2019年，她是 Director of Real Estate and Associate General Counsel at Dartmouth College, serving as lead in-house counsel for College Real Estate and Campus Services. 在她的角色中， Ms. Arnold managed the College’s environmental issues, energy initiatives, and community affairs, and was responsible for planning and permitting large and complex construction 项目. 在达特茅斯大学之前，她是. 阿诺德是诉讼主管 McLane Middleton where she chaired the firm’s Land Use Practice Group. 她以前是 president of the New Hampshire Bar Association and was one of the first women appointed 作为花岗岩州的法官. Ms. Arnold holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and government from Skidmore College and a juris doctorate from the University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law.
Mr. Spiner is a journalist who has worked for both New Hampshire and national news 组织. Since 2020, he has served as Editor-in-Chief for the American Psychological Association (APA), one of the largest professional associations in the country focused on psychology, mental health, combating mis- and dis-information, DEI initiatives, 和技术. He leads a team of editors and writers responsible for APA’s national magazine, Monitor on Psychology, which was named the top association magazine in the 2022年的国家. He also run’s the association’s overall content strategy, which includes the production of digital, print, and multimedia stories. 在加入APA之前，Mr. Spiner covered the 2020 presidential election for POLITICO. 从2014年到2019年，Spiner was executive editor of the New Hampshire Union Leader, the largest and only statewide newspaper, and from 2010 to 214, he was the evening assignment editor and web producer for ABC 新闻 affiliate WMUR-TV in Manchester, NH. Mr. 斯宾纳被提名为 two Emmy awards, named one of the top young editors in the country by Editor & 出版商, recognized as one of the Union Leader’s “40 Under 40” and named a “must-follow journalist” 通过政治报. A 2007 graduate of Franklin Pierce University, Spiner holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism with a minor in political science.
Alexandra (Marella) Johnson ’15 has been appointed as the first Graduate of the Last 十年(GOLD)董事会成员. The GOLD seat was created to foster greater collaboration 还有来自年轻校友的意见. Those appointed as GOLD Board members must have graduated from Franklin Pierce no fewer than three years ago, but no more than 10 years ago. Ms. Johnson will serve a two-year term and is considered a full Board member with 所有权利和特权. Ms. Johnson is currently employed by the State of New Hampshire - Department of 健康 & 人类服务部(DHHS). 最初来自康涅狄格州， she stayed in the Monadnock Region following her graduation from FPU. 作为一名学生， she was involved in community service 项目, Pierce Activities Council, Student Government Association, Peer Leader Program, Alternative Spring Break, and Sistuhs. 她是富兰克林皮尔斯学院(Franklin Pierce) 2015年的毕业生. Johnson holds a bachelor of arts degree in social work and counseling, and a certificate in women and leadership.
“In welcoming these three new members to the Franklin Pierce University Board of Trustees, I am thrilled to emphasize the invaluable wealth of experience they bring to our institution,” 共同董事会主席弗雷德里克. 皮尔斯四世. “Their unique backgrounds and expertise promise to enrich and empower Franklin Pierce for years to come as we continue to focus on long-term growth and sustainability.”