Senator Martha Hennessey
District 5: Canaan, Charlestown, Claremont, Cornish, Enfield, Hanover, Lebanon, Lyme, and Plainfield
Current Committees: Judiciary; Health and Human Services
Profession: Educational/Developmental Psychologist
Education: B.A., Dartmouth College; MBA & Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Professional & Community Affiliations: Member, Hanover Historical Society; Former Board member, The Circle Program
Family: Senator Hennessey is married to her husband Steve Severson and they have three children and four granddaughters.
Personal: Senator Hennessey was a member of first coeducational class at Dartmouth College and is the first female Senator in District 5