Josh-CorbinJoshua Corbin – Board President
Paramedic/Firefighter, City of Portland

Josh is a Portland firefighter / Paramedic. Josh has been with On-belay for almost 3 years. When he’s not working, he’s hiking or rock climbing with his wife and his rescued Mexican street dog.  Josh grew up in and around Portland and currently resides in South Portland.



Maureen Conley – Treasurer
Senior Vice President Shareholder Services/Operations for Pax World

Maureen has worked in mutual fund operations since 1996, when she had the privilege of working for On Belay’s founder, Crescentia Healy-True at Citizens Funds in Portsmouth, NH. Maureen credits Crescentia as her role model and mentor, and is honored to have the opportunity to contribute to the ongoing success of On Belay by serving on the Board. Maureen joined the Board in 2012 and previously served as a volunteer with the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of the Seacoast. She was born and raised in Maine, and has lived in Portsmouth since 1999.

allie BirchmeyerAllie Auger-Birchmeier
Team Development Specialist, AFS-USA

Allie has worked as a Hall Director at UNH since 2010. She has spent the last two year coordinating UNH student volunteers to work with On Belay.  Allie also works as a challenge course facilitator and first became involved with On Belay when she facilitated a program out at the Browne Center, she has been hooked ever since.  Allie loves to be outside! She was born and raised in Southern Maine but now lives in Durham with her husband Charlie.


Eryn TrueDSC00791

Eryn is the eldest of Crescentia’s daughters. She started with the On Belay back in 2004 as one of the first participants and has since grown with the program, filling various roles throughout the years such as volunteer, designer and fundraiser. In her free time she enjoys open water swimming and traveling the world.


BenAllenBen Allen
Senior Analyst, Liberty Mutual
Ben is a Senior Analyst at Liberty Mutual Insurance and has been involved with On Belay since 2009 when he served as a volunteer while attending UNH. Ben grew up in Stratham, NH and currently resides in Boston. In his free time, Ben enjoys spending time outside, whether skiing in the mountains, boating on a lake, or running along the Charles River.

Dr. Paul ButlerPaulButler
Retired General Surgeon
Paul, his wife, Janet, and their three children moved to Dover in 1977. Since retiring from his general surgical practice in 2011, babysitting grandchildren, reading, travel, and a 2 year term on the Dover School Board have occupied much of his time. He is honored to serve on the board of On-Belay.


Jessica Gilsdorf – Secretary
JK Gilsdorf Strategy

A NH Native and Oyster River graduate, Jess has worked for 25+ years as a designer, brand and marketing strategist developing communications programs for some cool accounts and national agencies. A life-long volunteer, photographer and fitness advocate and on her own time she engaged with On-Belay since its early inception as a fundraiser and educator. A collegiate athlete she also understands the value of “team” in every victory and loss. Having spent precious time at early age with a terminally ill parent herself her passion for On-Belay is founded on profound understanding that a strong peer network can bring strength to the worlds of kids living in turmoil.

Kellie Mueller Wentworth Douglass Hospital

Kellie is the Director of Behavioral Health at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital. She is married, has three sons, and lives in Newington. Kellie was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011. Her sons participated in their first On Belay program that year and knew it would be their first of many. Kellie and her family vowed shortly after her cancer diagnosis to find silver linings in the journey. On Belay has been one of those silver linings. Kellie joined the Board of Directors in 2015 hoping she could give back to the organization that has given her family so much.

Marcy Monkman
Marcy Monkman Bookkeeping

Marcy and her husband, Jerry have lived in Portsmouth for over 20 years.  They have two kids, Acadia & Quinn.  They love to spend time at the ocean and hiking in the White Mountains.  Marcy’s husband, Jerry, had cancer in 2013-2014.  On-Belay was hugely instrumental in their getting through the hard times.  Marcy joined the On-Belay board in September of 2015 and looks forward to contributing to this organization that has helped her family so tremendously.

Alison KeefeAlisonKeefe
Green Mountain Coffee

Alison is a Senior Recruiting Manager at Keurig Green Mountain and currently resides in Newbury, MA with her husband Steve.   After hearing about On-Belay and then watching the participants at a program she knew she had to become involved.   In her free time Alison enjoys outdoor activities year round, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.

Scott Fillionscott-fillion
Liberty Mutual

Scott is a Senior Data Analyst at Liberty Mutual. He joined the board in 2016. Scott, his wife and their three sons reside in Barrington, NH. His sons have participated in On Belay events over the past 5 years. Joining the board was an opportunity to give back to the organization that has provided support to his family.