NHFG Commission

Commissioner and Meeting Information

New Hampshire Fish and Game Commission members are appointed by the Governor, in consultation with the NH Executive Council. There are 11 members, one from each county in the state, plus one representing the coastal area*. Commission members must be well informed on the subject of fish and wildlife; no more than six commissioners may be members of the same political party.

*By law (RSA 206:2-a), the coastal commissioner must reside in Portsmouth, Seabrook, Rye, Hampton, North Hampton, New Castle, Newington, Greenland, Stratham, Exeter, Newfields, Newmarket, Durham, Madbury, Dover or Rollinsford.

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NH Fish and Game Commission Meetings:

Commission meetings are regularly scheduled at 1:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month at Fish and Game Headquarters, 11 Hazen Drive in Concord, NH (get directions). Meetings of the NH Fish and Game Commission are open to the public, unless otherwise noted.


Upcoming Commission Meetings: 

  • There will be a Strategic Planning Committee Meeting held on June 17, 2024, at 3:00 p.m., at the NH Fish & Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH  03301, in the Director’s conference room. The public is entitled to attend

  • There will be a Commission Hearing held on June 18, 2024 at 9:00 a.m., at the NH Fish & Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH, in the east conference room. See attached notice. 

  • There will be a meeting of the NH Fish and Game Commission on Tuesday, June 18, 2024, at 1:00 p.m., at the NH Fish & Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03301. The public is entitled to attend all Commission Meetings and when recognized by the Chairman, the public may speak on any item on the agenda. The Chairman reserves the right to limit public comments to the extent necessary for the orderly conduct of the meeting. See full agenda. 



Strafford County

Albert J. DeRosa

152 Brackett Rd.
New Durham, NH 03855
(978) 314-5193
Term: June 29, 2024



Jim Titone

271 Portsmouth Avenue.
Seabrook, NH  03874
(603) 394-5794
Term: September 13, 2027

Merrimack County

Merrimack County

Christopher Hodgdon

644 Bound Tree Rd
Contoocook, NH  03229
(603) 746-1000
Term: June 29, 2027


Grafton County

Paul DeBow

467 Main Street
Plymouth, NH  03264
(603) 481-2479
Term: June 29, 2024


Coos County

Eric G. Stohl

PO Box 75
Colebrook, NH 03576
(603) 237-4206
Term: June 29, 2027


Hillsborough County

Ray Green

167 West Street
Milford, NH  03055
(603) 396-2493
Term: June 29, 2028

Patrick McGonagle

Belknap County

Patrick McGonagle

288 Liberty Hill Road      
Gilford, NH 03249
(603) 455-8093
Term Expiration: June 29, 2026  


Rockingham County

Meggan Hodgson

Vice Chair
11 Autumn Ln.
Stratham, NH 03885
(603) 418-5983
Term: June 29, 2028


Carroll County

Susan Price

169 Severance Rd.
Moultonborough, NH 03254
(603) 387-1331
Term: June 29, 2026


Sullivan County

Bruce Temple

14 Cherry Hill Rd
Claremont, NH  03743
(603) 543-7250
Term: June 29, 2025


Cheshire County

John Caveney

89 Lincoln Rd.
Spofford, NH  03462
(802) 254-1535
Term: June 29, 2025