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Brian F. Walsh

Brian F. Walsh


Mr. Walsh is the former Chairman of the Board of Selectmen in Hanover, NH, and the founder and original CEO of three technology start-ups including Fujifilm Dimatix (originally Spectra, Inc of Lebanon, NH). In the past, he has served on the Planning Board in Hanover, and numerous boards of private companies and non-profit organizations. Currently, Brian is a Trustee of Riverwoods at Exeter. As an artist, through his watercolor paintings, Brian seeks to portray the beauty of our earth’s special times and places: 10 percent of the proceeds from the sale of his works is donated to non-profit organizations working to protect the environment. Brian lives in New Castle with his wife Linda Patchett. Their five children have grown and fled the nest.