New 4-H Foundation of New Hampshire Executive Director Named

Former Thompson School Executive Director Regina Smick-Attisano begins her tenure on June 1.

Regina Smick-Attisano

UNH Cooperative Extension Dean and Director Ken La Valley has announced that Regina Smick-Attisano will be the new executive director of the 4-H Foundation of New Hampshire. She arrives at this position after serving more than five years as the chair of the Foundation board. She has been involved with 4-H her entire life as a member and volunteer in Maryland and New Hampshire.  Smick-Attisano brings vision and leadership to the position that she developed as a long-time Executive Director of the UNH Thompson School of Applied Science. At the Foundation, she will be responsible for fundraising efforts, board management and the 4-H Foundation's grant award program.

Special thanks to outgoing interim executive director Holly Young for her hard work and dedicated service to the Foundation. 


Kenneth La Valley
Vice Provost of Outreach and Engagement/Director, UNH Extension
V Provost, Univ Outrch & Engmt
Phone: (603) 862-4343
Office: Cooperative Extension, Taylor Hall, Durham, NH 03824