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- This article is about the governor of New Hampshire. For other people called "John Lynch", see John Lynch (disambiguation).
A businessman and Democratic politician, Lynch was elected on November 2, 2004, defeating Republican incumbent Craig Benson. Lynch was the first challenger to defeat a one-term incumbent in New Hampshire in 78 years. He was sworn in January 6, 2005.
Prior to his election, Lynch's career included work as Director of Admissions at Harvard Business School, CEO of Knoll Inc., a national furniture manufacturer, and president of The Lynch Group, a business consulting firm in Manchester, New Hampshire.
He and his wife, Susan, live in Hopkinton, New Hampshire with their three children, Jacqueline, Julia and Hayden.
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