North Country Council — Regional Planning Commission & Economic Development District
January 2016 — Present
Founded in 1973, North Country Council (NCC) is the regional planning agency serving 51 communities and 25 unincorporated places in the northern third of New Hampshire. NCC initiates or provides essential support for planning and economic development services. It is the mission of NCC to encourage effective community and regional planning for the development of economic opportunity and the conservation of natural, cultural and economic resources. This is accomplished by providing information, regional advocacy, technical assistance, community education, and direct service to the region, its organizations, and political subdivisions. NCC is part owner of the Dartmouth Regional Technology Center where Barbara serves as Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors.