To Report Suspected Abuse Call DCYF at (800) 894-5533 - For Emergencies Dial 911

Board of Directors


The Granite State Children’s Alliance has a dedicated Board of Directors. These community leaders serve as the visionaries behind our agency and work diligently to raise funds for agency operations. Our board includes members of our multidisciplinary team and other community leaders. While diverse in professional experience, personal interests and talents, the board is united in its commitment to protect child victims of crime. Their contributions have been, and continue to be, exceptional.

Executive Committee

Dr. Adrian Thomas – Chairman of the Board
New Hampshire NeuroSpine Institute

Vacant Vice Chairman of the Board

Jared VartanianTreasurer
Vachon, Clukay and Company

Nicholas E. Abramson, Esq. – Secretary
Abramson, Brown and Dugan

Andy CrewsImmediate Past Chairman


Dan Bennett
NH Automobile Dealers Association

Cathy Brittis
The CAC of Grafton/Sullivan County at DHMC

Kelly Cohen
Cohen Closing & Title

Dr. Matthew Dayno
Elliot Health System

Lt. Patrick Hannon
Nashua Police Department

Sherry Hausmann

Lt. Matthew Larochelle
Manchester Police Department

Chris McLaughlin, Esq.
Cheshire County Attorney’s Office

Teresa Rhodes Rosenberger
Bernstein Shur

David Rotman, Esq.
NH Attorney General’s Office

Brad Russ
Internet Crimes Against Children

Philip Taub, Esq.
Nixon Peabody

Kristin Vartanian, Esq.
Rockingham County Attorney’s Office


If a child tells you that he or she has been hurt or you are concerned that a child may be the victim of any type of abuse or neglect, you are required to call the Division for Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) Central Intake Unit at:

Telephone: (800) 894-5533

Contact your local police department with urgent child abuse or neglect reports

Proof of abuse and neglect is not required to make a report and you may report confidentially.