Emily Benson

Public Health Advisory Council Coordinator

Emily Benson has worked for Granite United Way since 2013, initially being hired as the Early Learning Coordinator in Carroll County and then as the Collective Impact Coordinator in Carroll County. She currently serves as the Public Health Advisory Council Coordinator for Carroll County Coalition for Public Health, an initiative of Granite United Way. She and her husband Peter have lived in the Mt. Washington Valley for nearly 30 years, raising their 2 children and being involved in a variety of non-profit organizations in the region.  Prior to joining Granite United Way, Benson was a preschool teacher at Lilliputian Montessori School in North Conway for 10 years. Emily has a B.A. from Middlebury College. Emily can be reached by email at emily.benson@graniteuw.org or by phone at 603.301.1252 x307.

Jeff Jones

Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordinator

Jeff Jones is the Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordinator for the Carroll County Coalition for Public Health and has been with the Granite United Way initiative since November 2016. Jeff also oversees the Carroll County Citizen Corps. which includes the Community Emergency Response Team, and the Medical Reserve Corps. Coming from a background in defense contracting and training with the U.S. Air Force and Army, Jeff offers a fresh perspective on emergency preparedness and a hands on approach to handling the facilitation and coordination with local agencies in Carroll County. Jeff can be reached by email at preparedness@c3ph.org or by phone at 603.301.1252 x304.

Catalina Kirsch

Continuum of Care Facilitator

Catalina has worked in community education, public health and youth development for over 25 years.  She holds a Master of Education degree and is a NH Certified Guidance Counselor.  She has led efforts to promote wellness and advocate for children, youth and families in Carroll County in public schools, after school programs, early childhood  as well as public health settings. She has been an active volunteer in the local running community and was a founder of the MWV Children’s Museum.  As a member of the C3PH team, she works in Carroll County to increase awareness of and access to services; to improve communication and collaboration among service providers; and to build capacity and expand delivery of services related to substance use disorder. Catalina can be reached by email at continuum@c3ph.org or by phone at 603.301.1252 x303.

Jennifer Selfridge

Substance Misuse Prevention Coordinator

Jennifer is the Substance Misuse Prevention Coordinator for the Carroll County Regional Public Health Network.  Prior to joining Granite United Way and Carroll County Coalition for Public Health, she served as the Coordinator for a Drug Free Communities Coalition, Drug Free Schools Coordinator for Albany (NY) Public Schools and a Program Director for the Resolving Conflict Creatively Program under Educators for Social Responsibility.  Jennifer enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and family. Jennifer can be reached by email at prevention@c3ph.org or by phone at 603.301.1252 x305.

Terri Hooper

Citizen Corps Volunteer Coordinator

Terri is the Citizen Corps Volunteer Coordinator for the Carroll County.  She has worked with coordinating volunteers since 1988 in many venues including school, 4-H and Pony Club.  She has also coordinated hospital volunteers since 1997 at Huggins Hospital in Wolfeboro.  Terri began with Carroll County Coalition for Public Health in March 2013.  Terri can be reached by email at mrc@c3ph.org.