Telecom veteran is recent graduate of Leadership New Hampshire
MANCHESTER, N.H. (June 08, 2011) – The Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors recently elected Chip Underhill, FairPoint Communications senior community engagement manager, to its board. Underhill joins six new members elected to serve a three year term.
Underhill, a Merrimack resident, is a recent graduate of Leadership New Hampshire, an intensive year-long educational program aimed at building a community of informed leaders. The program broadens participants’ perspective as it provides a deeper understanding of issues and opportunities in the Granite State and encourages civic engagement and public participation.
“Chip is a key member of FairPoint’s senior management team in New Hampshire. His expertise and enthusiasm will be a great asset to the Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce,” said Teresa Rosenberger, state president in New Hampshire for FairPoint. “Like many of our employees Chip strives to balance work and a strong commitment to family and community. We are very proud of Chip.”
FairPoint Communications, Inc., (NASDAQ: FRP) (www.FairPoint.com) is a leading communications provider of high-speed Internet access, local and long-distance phone, television and other broadband services to customers in communities across 18 states. Through its fast, reliable data network, FairPoint delivers data and voice networking communications solutions to residential, business and wholesale customers. VantagePoint(sm), FairPoint’s resilient IP-based network in northern New England, provides business customers a fast, flexible, affordable Ethernet connection. The VantagePoint(sm) network supports applications like video conferencing and e-learning. Additional information about FairPoint products and services is available at www.FairPoint.com. You can also connect with FairPoint on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/myfairpoint) and Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/myfairpoint).
Jill Healey Wurm