NHSAA President

Dr. Brendan Minnihan

Phone: (603) 524-5710


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Dr. Brendan Minnihan

Brendan Minnihan has worked in the field of education for over 21 years with the last 17 spent in New Hampshire.  He currently serves as the Superintendent of Schools in Laconia and previously worked as the Superintendent of Schools at the ConVal and Sunapee School Districts. His teaching experiences have been in the areas of middle school mathematics, science, and technology as well as high school mathematics.

Dr. Minnihan completed his Bachelor of Science degree from Carnegie Mellon University, graduating with a dual major in Managerial Economics and European Studies.  He received his Masters Degree in Secondary Education from the University of Pennsylvania and went on to earn his Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership from Indiana University.

Brendan believes strongly that high quality public education provides the greatest hope for all New Hampshire students to find success in their chosen vocation and to become productive citizens.  As such, it is incumbent on all of us in the public education field to spread the word about the great opportunities available in our schools.