Rick Ganong

Richard (Rick) Ganong has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry with a focus on venture capital and hedge fund investing. He was a Partner at the Tudor Investment Corporation, an internationally recognized diversified investment management firm, and was a founding General Partner of the Tudor Venture Group which managed a series of funds providing growth capital to private companies in various information technology industries. Most recently, Mr. Ganong was the Senior Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations at Bowdoin College.

Mr. Ganong’s education background includes an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth, 1992 and a BA from Bowdoin College, 1986.

Mr. Ganong has dedicated time and resources to many not-for-profit institutions. He is an emeritus member of the Board of Overseers at The Tuck School at Dartmouth. He is also the Chairman of the Corporation of The Belmont Hill School and is President Emeritus of the Board of Trustees of the Belmont Hill School (2007-2012). From 2008-2012, he was an Overseer at Newton Wellesley Hospital and member of the finance committee. He is currently a member of the Board of The Maine Technology Institute and the Board of the Gulf of Maine Institute.

Mr. Ganong and his wife, Kristine are co-founders of Five Pine Farm in Brunswick, ME.

How did you first become connected with WNC?  We have been to numerous WN farm dinners and we leased property from WNF.

How do you hope to best contribute to WNC’s development through your tenure on the Board?  Perhaps looking at new business opportunities.

What is your favorite thing about WNC? I love the animals!

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