Ben Gaetjens-Oleson

Town Manager
Lancaster, NH

Ben has worked for the Town of Lancaster since 2009 where he began as their Planning/Zoning Coordinator. In April, 2021 he was appointed as their Town Manager and also serves as the Emergency Management Director. He was born and raised in town and continues to call Lancaster his home with his wonderful wife, Suzanne. His two adult daughters, Imani and Isabella, continue to be a source of pride and inspiration to him. He is a member of several local, regional and State committees including the Lancaster Rotary Club, North Country Council and the NH Community Development Finance Authority. Ben has had the good fortune to be associated with many professionals that have selflessly shared their time and knowledge which has allowed him to better serve his community. His commitment to the responsible and sustainable development of Lancaster is driven by his desire for his children to experience the vibrant community he grew up in.