BOARD MEMBER since 2020
Regina comes from a military family and joined in the tradition of public service set by her father, a retired Army Lt. Colonel, by joining the United States Coast Guard. After completing 10 years of service, Regina left the military and started her civilian career at Raytheon Company in Lexington, MA as an Administrative Assistant for a few years and eventually moved into the Benefits Arena. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree at Merrimack College. She was later transferred to Raytheon’s Semiconductor Division in Andover, MA where she was promoted to Human Resources Generalist.
She eventually left Raytheon and went out on her own to go into the Contract Recruiting business where she recruited for various companies in the high tech industry such as Applied Material, NEXX Systems, and Teradyne in North Reading.
Regina served as a New Hampshire State Representative representing Rockingham 13, which consists of Hampstead and Kingston, and served as a member of the Election Law Committee from 2010 to 2014. Regina moved into the State Senate role where she has been serving as a member of the Senate Election Law and Transportation committees since 2014.
Regina will always be interested in helping her fellow service men and women and participates in Soldiers’ Angels and attends Pease Greeters as often as possible to greet our men and women who are returning from and deploying overseas. Regina is a member of Independent Human Resource Consultants Association where she served as the Director of Marketing and a Past President. She was also a member of Poodle Rescue of New England and served as a foster home for abandoned poodles until she recently adopted her seventh foster.
Regina resides in Hampstead with her husband, Mark Skelly, and their poodle. They have two adult children, Rob and Erika, as well as a beautiful granddaughter, Penelope.