Up Next On Movers & Shakers
November 23rd, 2019 11:00AM | Dr. Belinda Wilkes is the Director of NASA's Chandra X-ray Center and a Senior Astrophysicist at the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian (CfA). She is an Honorary Fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge, UK. She was born in England, obtained a BSc in Astronomy and Physics from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, and a PhD in Astrophysics from the University of Cambridge, UK. She then moved to the USA, spending 2 years as a NATO postdoctoral fellow at the Steward Observatory, University of Arizona. She then moved to the High Energy Astrophysics Division at the CfA where she has been deeply involved in science operations for X-ray Observatories: Einstein and ROSAT, before transitioning to Chandra a few years before launch. Her research involves multi-wavelength studies of active galaxies and quasars powered by a super-massive black hole in their core.
Tom Boucher (Repeat)
November 30th, 2019 11:00AM (Original Airdate: 11/3/18) | Jack and Dr. Deborah welcome local restaurateur, Tom Boucher as their next mover and shaker! Tom is the CEO and Co-Owner of Great NH Restaurants, parent company of T-Bones, Cactus Jacks, and The Copper Door restaurants. With a passion for the restaurant business, Tom met his partner Mark working for T-Bones in 1986. Over the next three decades they built a family of restaurants that have become cornerstones in Southern New Hampshire communities. Through this journey, Tom has remained committed to his mission to providing exceptional food in a fun, unique, and friendly environment. In 2014, he and Mark founded FEEDNH.org, a charitable trust dedicated to providing food, funding, and education to families, elderly, education institutions, and disadvantaged individuals in need.
December 7th, 2019 11:00AM | David Johnson is the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for Crotched Mountain Foundation, the New Hampshire nonprofit organization that serves children, students, and adults with disabilities. Crotched Mountain Foundation provides day and residential special education at Crotched Mountain School in Greenfield, NH, autism services to children of all ages at Ready Set Connect centers throughout New Hampshire, and specialized, community-based supports to adults. Prior to Crotched Mountain, Dave served as the Director of Marketing for the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley and the Marketing Manager for The Moore Center. He earned his undergraduate degree in English and Writing at Houghton College and his Masters in Writing from the University of New Hampshire.