Board members build opportunities for regional and statewide social events, promote ties between GSC, its alumni, current students and the community, and raise funds for Alumni Association Merit Scholarships.
Board membership allows you to extend the value you received from GSC to other alumni and students. To inquire about joining the Board yourself or nominating someone else, please contact the Board Chair, Luci Koban.
Board Member Name (Click for biography)
|Luciane (Luci) Koban, Chair
B.S. Psychology, 2012
Luci Koban works as an Administrative Assistant in the Kearsarge Regional School District in New London, NH. She is very involved with District activities including but not limited to professional development for all faculty, coordination of Substitute Teachers, acting as liaison between the State and all families on the Free and Reduced Meal Plan, and all home schooled families in the District, as well as being the office manager for the SAU (Superintendent’s Offices).
In her free time, Luci loves to cook, garden, hike, read, travel, listen to great music, spend quality time with good friends and family, do yoga, and basically anything that brings enjoyment and balance into her life.
Luci has been on the Granite State College Alumni Board since March 2012 and was named Board Chair in June 2014. In being part of the Board Luci says: “Granite State College was such a positive influence on my educational journey — with wonderful professors, great guidance from advisors, etc., that I felt giving something back was the right thing to do. Serving on the board is a wonderful opportunity for personal growth. I believe I contribute a fresh and enthusiastic view of current topics and positively assist with the brainstorming of new ideas. I am organized, loyal, hardworking, and dedicated to whatever task is at hand.”
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|Terra Rogers, Vice-Chair
B.S. Behavioral Science, 2012
Terra graduated GSC in the summer of 2012 with her Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science. She has worked for the past 6+ years as a Workforce Investment Act Employment Counselor for Southwestern Community Services. This position allows her the opportunity to work with adults and provide academic and career counseling services. She serves as a liaison between her customers, school administrators and businesses within the Cheshire and Grafton, New Hampshire counties. Terra has a strong understanding of her community resources to help provide appropriate referrals throughout the community. Her favorite part about her job is meeting new people and helping them secure new skills through training and then secure meaningful employment.
Terra lives with her loving husband, Greg, and two dogs, Oliver & Oscar, in Plainfield, New Hampshire. She enjoys reading, camping, baking, traveling and most of all, spending time with her friends and large family.
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|Maurice Stephan Cotter, Treasurer
B.S. Adult Learning and Development, 2003
Steve Cotter graduated from Granite State College in 2003 and has served as the Treasurer of the Executive Committee ever since. In 2008, Steve received the Victor Montana Award, recognizing alumni who professionally demonstrate a positive spirit and love of learning, a commitment to lifelong learning and community service.
Former ALA Board Chair, John Paine, stated: "Steve has been a great advocate of adult education. His dedication, enthusiasm, and desire to help others is an inspiration to all who have had the opportunity to know him."
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|Gary Dozier, Secretary
B.S. Individualized Studies: Information Technology & Training, 2003
Gary Dozier graduated from GSC when it was known as the College for Lifelong Learning, and is currently studying for his M.Ed. from Plymouth State University. Gary worked in information technology management for the US Army at Fort Devens, MA; St. Mary's Bank, NH and York County Community College, ME. He currently works as an executive chauffeur. Gary has served on the Hampton Falls School Board, the Piscataqua Maritime Commission and as a proprietor of the Portsmouth Athenaeum.
Four years ago, Gary's life changed dramatically when he was diagnosed with esophageal cancer. After successful chemo and radiation treatments he was determined to be “cancer-free,” but accepted the advice of his medical team to have his esophagus removed. He is now seeking to get back into IT or education.
Gary believes that “Being a member of the Alumni Board would give me the opportunity to offer that which is in me to help learners and alumni achieve greater success and dedicate part of their lives to the college's success. I don't profess to offer extraordinary accomplishments, but I will profess in offering extraordinary dedication.”
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B.S. Early Childhood Education, 2009
Kim Bruneau is an Employment Specialist at Genesis Behavioral Health in Laconia, NH. She is also a licensed real estate agent at Old Mill Properties in Bristol, NH.
Kim has a rich history of volunteerism. She was named Volunteer of the Year in 2001 for the Newfound Area Nursing Association. She has been the recruiter for her parish for the NH CROP Walk for Hunger and has consistently been involved in the CareNet Pregnancy Center of the White Mountains annual Walk for Life. She is a lector at Holy Trinity Parish and has volunteered as a Guardian ad litem for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates).
When Kim began her work on the Alumni Board, she said, “I remember receiving a Merit Scholarship. When I received the award, I vowed to give back to this cause. The reception given in honor of the recipients was well organized and made me feel special. I would like to be part of giving back to future deserving students.”
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B.S. Business and Finance, 2008
Dawn Corriveau received her Bachelor of Science degree in Management with an option in Finance from Granite State College in 2008. She also recently became employed at New Hampshire Public TV as a Business Services Assistant, doing all facets of accounting work.
Dawn and her husband currently live in Rochester, NH and have 3 children. She is an active committee member and webmaster for Rochester Boy Scout Troop 184. In the past, she volunteered her time to her high school reunion committee as well as various local scout, school, and sporting events. Dawn also enjoys spending time with her family and friends and participating in various outdoor activities including hiking, canoeing and skiing. Dawn currently serves as Secretary of the ALA Board.
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|Diane (Dee) McClave
B.A. Individualized Studies: English, 2000
Diane McClave is a Chicago native who arrived in New Hampshire by way of Connecticut. She graduated from the National Cathedral School and did her first two years of college at Iowa Wesleyan. Diane worked in an advertising agency, and worked as a copywriter for a Chicago department store.
Marriage came next, the blessings of three daughters and the move to Jackson, NH. For five years Diane was on the editorial staff of The Reporter, the local weekly newspaper. She served as a Jackson selectman for 15 years. Diane is currently serving on the boards of the Mt. Washington Valley Economic Council, the Carroll County Health and Home Care Agency, and Service Link.
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