GSN Planet Announces New Board Members and Officers

April 18, 2023 -GSN Planet is thrilled to welcome Michael Bruggeman, CEO & Chief Formulation Officer for OM4 Organic Male + haia, and Helen Brown, Principal of The H. Brown Group, to its board of directors, adding valuable experience and expertise to the team. The organization also announces the promotion of Dara Mayhew to Operations Director and the appointment of Joanna Roche to the board. These changes follow a strategic planning process that will streamline operations and support GSN Planet’s continued growth trajectory.

Additionally, Maggy Dunphy is now president, with Nicole Lampsa serving as Vice President, Joanna Roche as Treasurer, and Suzy Jolphs as Secretary, all of whom were nominated and voted on unanimously as officers starting March 1, 2023. Thor Holm, who served as the previous president, will continue to serve on the board. 

GSN Planet thanks all of the outgoing officers for their commitment and dedication through covid and looks forward to the work ahead.

Thor Holm says this about the future of GSN Planet, “We are excited about what lies ahead.  Our partnership with board member Charne La Roux and the development of our sustainability app, certification discussions, and a more global approach, will help us make significant progress during this crucial time for the planet and our industry. I would like to recognize Joanna Roche for her stewardship of the organization for these past five years and through covid and we are looking forward to working with her in her new role.”  

For the complete list of board members and committees, please visit our website.  

About GSN Planet:
GSN Planet is a 501(c) 6 nonprofit trade association serving the spa and wellness industry in support of action for a sustainable future. Their mission is to help grow green businesses by promoting the connections between personal wellbeing, economic sustainability, and the health of our planet. By providing networking, education, and best practices developed with a membership of top innovative green and wellness leaders, GSN is a resource for growing businesses in the new green economy.

Media Contact:
Dara Mayhew
Operations Director




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