Press Release: New Board Member

April 8, 2021

April 6, 2021 Contoocook, N.H. – NFI North is pleased to announce that Demitria Kirby, Youth Services Manager for the City of Keene, has been elected to its Board of Directors.

“Dimitria is a real champion for youth,” says Paul Dann, NFI North’s Executive Director. “Her experience with supporting youth development and child advocacy is a valuable addition to our Board. We could not be more thrilled to welcome Dimitria to our Board of Directors.”

Kirby regularly collaborates with law enforcement, schools, and community agencies to identify risk factors within the community and to implement strategies for building resiliency for children and youth.

Prior to her current role for the City of Keene, Dimitria worked as a Child Protective Worker for DCYF and a Domestic Violence Advocate at a local Crisis Center. She has an Associate’s in Chemical Dependency, a Bachelor’s in Psychology and is graduating with an MBA in Leadership this May.

Kirby has recently been awarded Keene State College’s Annual President’s Outstanding Women of NH.

About NFI North, Inc.

NFI North is a nonprofit human service agency specializing in home and community-based services for children, youth, adults, seniors and families with emotional, behavioral and educational needs. The agency promotes independence and self-sufficiency in small, participant-driven services, which places participant goals and hope for the future ahead of all else. The agency’s focus is on understanding and respecting the whole person, while, at the same time, helping him or her grow and develop within the context of their family and community.