BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Village’s Board of Directors represents a highly active group of community leaders and Village supporters, who play a significant role in The Village’s strategic planning, evaluation, financial stability, and advocacy.

Andrew G. Baldassarre, Chair*
Sr. Vice President, Wealth Management, UBS Financial Services Wealth Management

John Turgeon, CPA, HCS, Vice Chair*
Partner, CohnReznick

Cathy Iacovazzi, Secretary*
Senior Vice President, US Trust, Bank of America

Dr. Galo A. Rodriguez, MPH*
President & CEO, The Village for Families & Children

Beth A. Bombara*
Executive Vice President & CFO, The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.

Jeffrey A. Brine, Esq.
Member & Attorney at Law, Kurien Ouellette LLC

Richard (Jerry) Bundy
Community Volunteer

Luis C. Caban
Community Volunteer

Wendy Carberg
Vice President Group & Worksite Markets, Guardian Life Insurance Company

Curt Cameron*
President, Thomas Hooker Brewing Company

Edwin D. Colon, Esq., LCSW
Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Children’s Advocacy

Jeanmarie H. Cooper*
Community Volunteer

Thomas Daugherty
Partner, KPMG

William D. Field
President, FieldActivate

David L. Friar, AIA
Founder, Friar Associates

Lawrence J. Gavrich
Founder & President, Home on The Course, LLC

Stephen E. Goldman
Managing Partner, Robinson & Cole

Frederick E. Jenoure, Jr.
Owner, FEJ Consulting

Richard M. Kaplan, Esq.
Associate General Counsel, United Technologies Corp.

Charles H. Klippel, Esq.
Senior Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Aetna

Barry N. Lastra
Principal, A & B Enterprises

Douglas K. Manion, Esq.
Kahan Kerensky & Capossela, LLP

Patricia Marealle
Legal Analyst, Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General

Wilfredo Nieves
President, Capital Community College

Dr. Elsa M. Núñez
President, Eastern Connecticut State University

Donna L. O’Shea, MD, MBA
Vice President & Sr. Medical Director, Population Health Management

Brian P. Reilly*
Chief Auditor and Sr. Vice President, Travelers

Lynn Weisel
Auxiliary Representative

*member, executive committee

 

AMBASSADORS
Ambassadors are engaged members of the community who share a commitment to The Village’s mission and help spread the word about and garner support for The Village.

Ana Alfaro
Dr. Biree Andemariam
Mark Anson and Robyne Watkin-Anson
Doris Arrington
Samuel and Janet Bailey
Hyacinth Bailey, Esquire
Constance Bain
Andrea Barton Reeves, Esq.
Nannette Bosh-Finance
Kenneth Boudreau
Martha Brackeen-Harris
Chester (Chet) Brodnicki
John Bruno and Artemis Tsagaris
Carlene Bush
Thomas Byrne
Marcy Cain
Patricia Campanella Daniels
Edward Casares, Jr.
David Castellani
Francine Christiansen
Ruth Clark
Judith Clarke
Elba Cruz Schulman
Christopher Dadlez
Edward Danek, Jr.
Rick Daniels
Alden Davis
Dr. Eddie Davis
John Henry Decker
Jaye Donaldson
Susan Dunn
Dr. Paul Dworkin
Dan Eudy
Rose Fortuna
Susan Freedman
Marilda Gándara, Esq.
Matthew Gordon, Esq.
Arthur Greenblatt
Kevin Grenham
Donald Griesdorn
Eunice Groark
Ruth Grobe
Nathan Grube
Dr. Walter Harrison
David Hart
Michael Haylon
Jeffrey Hoffman
John Horak, Esq.
John Hurley
Janet Jackson
Leonard Jaskol
John Kennelly
Sally King
Janice Klein
Arthur Greenblatt
Alan Kreczko
Robert Laraia and
Lesa Cavallero-Laraia
Dr. Thomas Lipscomb
Peter and Rosemary Lombardo
Dr. Darcy Lowell
Sheralyn Marsh
The Reverend William McKissick, Jr.
EdJohnetta Miller
Mark Mitchell
Thea Montanez
Christopher Montross
Joelle Murchison
Denise Nappier
Peter Neville
Bobby Nims
Irene O’Connor
Teresa Pelham
Steve Phillips
Paul Pita
Janis Potts
JoAnn Price
Dr. Kyle Pruett
Richard Reinhart
Wanda Reyes-Dawes
The Honorable Matt Ritter
Dr. John Rodis
Dr. Annette Rogers
Jason Rojas
Nelly Rojas Schwan
Gilda Roncari
Fernando Rosa
Dr. Juan Salazar
Dr. Carlos Salguero
Anita Ford Saunders
Philip Schulz
Jennifer Shimanski
Robert Smith, Jr.
Albert Staten
Sarah Stevens
Edward Sullivan
Carol Waxman
Armistead Webster
Joseph Wendover
Louise Wilder
John and Linda Zembron