July 1, 2015.
Founding Executive Director Maryellen Burke to raise funds for Nantucket Cottage Hospital.
Kathleen Soldati named as Interim Executive Director.
Founder Richard Candee moves to chair of Exhibits Committee.
Financial executive Ed Mallon takes the reins as chair
“It’s bittersweet to leave Discover Portsmouth, but I couldn’t be more pleased with my successor. Kathleen will take the organization to the next level to serve as the cultural gateway to Portsmouth. Her skill set is exactly what we need at this moment in time to continue the upward trajectory.”
– Maryellen Burke, Founding Executive Director