Edward French, Treasurer

NHEC Service Location: Raymond,NH
Character of NHEC Service Location: Residential – Primary Home
Primary Residence: Raymond, NH

Work Experience
Ed’s 37+ year professional career has consisted of two different, but complementary parts.  For the first 27+ years he was employed in the financial services industry in positions including internal auditor, commercial lending review and commercial lending working at Shawmut Bank, Numerica Financial Corp, Fidelity Investments, New Dartmouth Bank and Citizens Bank.  Ten years ago he embarked on a new chapter, starting his higher education career as the MBA Director for Franklin Pierce University. He is currently the Dean of the University’s College of Business.


  • Doctor of Arts in Leadership – Franklin Pierce University
  • Master of Business Administration – Babson College
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting – Stonehill College

Community Service

  • Town of Raymond Treasurer (presently serving)
  • Raymond, NH School District Moderator (presently serving)
  • Town of Raymond Budget Committee (past member and past chair)
  • Town of Raymond Board of Selectmen (past member and past chair)
  • Town of Raymond Economic Development Committee (past member)
  • Raymond, NH School District Board (past member and past chair)
  • Raymond, NH School District Treasurer (past)


  • NHEC Foundation – board member (presently serving)
  • Amoskeag Business Incubator (later known as ABI Innovation Hub and now as Alpha Loft)
    • Past board member and past chair