Board of Directors
Ron Lagasse, President of the Board of Directors
RON LAGASSE has been a resident of North Attleborough since marrying his wife Claire in 1965. He has three children, seven grandchildren, and two great-granddaughters. Ron retired in 2009 after serving in the disciplines of Finance, Application Data Processing Systems, Material Management, and spending 15 years as the Hockomock Area YMCA Facilities Director. He currently serves the Town of North Attleborough as a Finance Committee Member and a Representative Town Meeting Member.
Gideon Gaudette, Vice President of the Board of Directors
GIDEON GAUDETTE is the newest member of the North TV Board of Directors, having joined in 2019. Gideon's background in education and information technology is invaluable to North TV. He is the former principal of the Allen Avenue and Community schools and currently oversees the IT department for North Attleborough Public Schools.
Nathan Bonneau, Clerk of the Board of Directors
NATHAN BONNEAU is a lifelong resident of North Attleboro. He has served as the Media Specialist for the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association for the past 15 years. Nathan's interaction with cable access corporations throughout the state and his role at the MIAA are invaluable to North TV. He volunteers as a member of the North Attleborough Representative Town Meeting. He and his wife Kristy have two girls: Maddy and Grace.
Scott Smith, Treasurer of the Board of Directors
SCOTT SMITH has served as North TV Treasurer since joining the Board of Directors in 2006. The North Attleborough resident has been a volunteer on numerous boards for non-profits throughout the Attleboro area. Scott is a graduate of Providence College and is the senior partner of the accounting firm of Collins, Smith & O'Connor, LLP. He and his wife Lynn are parents of twin boys Kevin and Tim.
Chris Frost, Director
CHRIS FROST has been a member of the North TV Board of Directors since 2017 and is currently co-chair of the Programming Committee. Before joining the North TV board, he served as President of the North Attleborough School Committee. Chris is the Territory Operations Manager for Schindler Elevator Corporation. He and his wife Mary are parents of four children: Brianna, Lizzie, Vanessa and Zack.
Mark Williamson, Director
MARK WILLIAMSON has been a resident of North Attleboro for over 27 years. He has been active in local government for 10 years including service on the Finance Committee and RTM. Mark served as the first appointed Director of Human Resources for North’s Town and School departments from 1998 to 2001. He served two terms on the Board of Selectman and currently serves as a member of the By-Law Study and Codification Committee.
Mark holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Rutgers University and a Master of Science in Labor Studies (Employee Relations) from UMass Amherst. He has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of Human Resource Management with both public and private sector employers. He is also active in private consultant services in a variety of Human Resource and Employee Relations matters.
Sherry Rhyno, Director (Incorporator and Past President) of the Board of Directors
SHERRY RHYNO is one of the three original incorporators of North TV. She has served as North TV President, Vice President, Treasurer, Clerk, and marketing specialist. Sherry was chosen for her professional background in media broadcasting and a thirty year career as Dean, Marketing Director, and Alumni President at the University of Massachusetts. Today she is owner/director of Gallery 31 Fine Art in Orleans, MA, one of the premiere galleries on the Lower Cape; she paints in oil and pastel.
Sherry served as executive producer of multi-media productions for UMass and oversaw advertising and graphic design. She hosted live call in talk shows on Boston cable tv and was instrumental in the creation of WUMB public radio at 91.9FM in Boston where she hosted radio programs.
Sherry’s volunteer service to North townspeople includes chairing the elected Charter Commission from 2002-2004 and co-founding the Neighbors Helping Neighbors non-profit local charity with her husband, Selectman John Rhyno.
Jo Ann Cathcart, Director
JO ANN CATHCART joined the North TV Board of Directors in 2018. The lifelong town resident has been involved in all facets of North Attleborough government and made history when she was elected on June 18, 2019 to serve on the town's first council. Her experience includes Interim Town Administrator, Assistant to the Town Administrator, Finance Committee, Grant Coordinator, Chair of the Personnel Board, ADA Coordinator, and Commission on Disabilities.
Former Board Contributors
- Robert Cote (Incorporator and Past President)
- Albert Elwood
- John Gutauskas
- Susan Kummer
- Patricia Lush (Incorporator)
- Deborah Marcoux (Past President)
- David McCarthy
- David Robinson
- Sandra Spencer
- Kelly Thibeault
- William Vandeventer
- Scott Holcomb
- Marjorie Kraskouskas (Former BOS Liaison & Past President)