Board of Directors

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BAE Systems





1st Vice President

Dennis Ford




2nd Vice-President
Ed Frecette, CPE
Textiles Coated Int’l





Ray Pieczarka





Mike Smith






John Flanagan










Ed Gagnon, CPE, CPMM, CEM, CEA



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Ed Gagnon is currently on the AFE National Board as the Industry Director and Past Regional Vice President for AFE Region 8.  Ed sits on the Region 8 Board that covers New England.  Ed is also an authorized AFE CPMM.

As a member of AFE Granite State Chapter 140 for the last 27 years, he has served as President, Treasurer, and Vice President and currently as a board member at large. He is also the Treasurer for the US Green Building Council New Hampshire chapter and is a member of the Association of Energy Engineers New England Chapter.

Ed graduated from Maine Maritime Academy with a B.S. in Marine Engineering and went into commercial shipping on the Great Lakes and deep sea for four years.  He left the shipping industry and went into nuclear power for a few years, then into forest products.  Following that, he entered the paper industry, working for paper mills as a plant engineer and then for a paper industry engineering firm as a project manager for nearly 15 years.

Ed was a Facility Manager for BAE Systems, Inc., managing three of their defense manufacturing/testing facilities in southern New Hampshire for 17 years, retiring in the summer of 2017 after a total of 39 years in the engineering fields.

He has a 1st Class Stationary Engineers license with the State of Maine, and holds Certified Plant Engineer (CPE), Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (CPMM) and Certified Professional Supervisor (CPS) certifications through AFE, and Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) certifications through AEE.

Ed lives in Francestown, NH with his wife Nancy, and has three grown children and two grandchildren.



Keith McBrien





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