Bobbie Bagley, Laurie Gabriel and Emmett Soldati have have joined the Charitable Foundation’s 12-member board of directors.
As director of the Nashua Division of Public Health and Community Services, Bobbie is the chief public health official for the City of Nashua. She has more than a quarter-century of experience in public health and leads efforts to protect, promote and preserve public health.
Laurie served as one of three managing partners at Boston-based Wellington Management, which oversees more than $1 trillion in assets for some 1,500 institutions. She served on the Foundation’s investment committee for a decade, and chaired that committee for seven years.
Emmett is a small business owner, entrepreneur and activist. He is a graduate of the London School of Economics who was named Entrepreneur of the Year in 2019 by Stay Work Play New Hampshire. His café, Teatotaller, is a hub of LGBTQ+ programming, community gatherings and social justice activism. (Emmett Soldati has taken a leave of absence from the Foundation’s board of directors from February 2024 through election day, November 5, 2024, for his run for Executive Council).