Jay Kahn



Senator Jay Kahn represents District 10: Alstead, Chesterfield, Gilsum, Harrisville, Hinsdale, Keene, Marlborough, Nelson, Roxbury, Sullivan, Surry, Swanzey, Walpole, Westmoreland, and Winchester.

Current Committees:Education; Public and Municipal Affairs; Joint Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules

Profession: Education Finance, Planning and Assessment Consultant; Keene State College, retired; Vice President for Finance and Planning; Interim President 2012-13

Education: B.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D. in Political Science, Policy Studies, University of Illinois-Chicago

Professional & Community Affiliations: Past chairman of Cheshire Medical Center Board of Trustees; Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce; Monadnock Economic Development Corporation; Keene City Councilor; Past Director, Society of College and University Planning; New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Higher Education Commission Board Member; National Association of College and University Business Officer, mentor and past board member

Recognition: Keene State College Alumni Association, Honorary Alumnus, 2016; American Association of Architects-New Hampshire Lifetime Honorary Member-2012

Family: Senator Kahn is married to his wife Cheryl and they have two children