Edward Lewis, Chair
Senior Managing Director & Head of Alternative Investments, Cigna Investment Management

Susan B. Dunn, Vice Chair 1

Ellen Weiss Freyman, Esq., Vice Chair
Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, PC

Josh Gorman, Treasurer
Regional Sales Manager/Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo Middle Market Banking

Helen R. Caulton-Harris, Secretary
Commissioner Division of Health and Human Services, City of Springfield


Stephen E. Balcanoff, CPRP, CTRS
Community Programs Director, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Matthew Bannister
First Vice President, Marketing and Innovation, PeoplesBank

Stephen Becker, Ed.D.

Yvonne M. Boudreau
Senior Vice President, Mission Integration, Trinity Health Of New England

Erica A. Broman, Ed.D.
Vice President of Advancement, Westfield State University

Josie Brown-Rose
Assistant Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Western New England University

Laura A. Brubaker-Crisco
AVP, Public Relations, MassMutual

Frank Colaccino
President and CEO, The Colvest Group, Ltd.

Eileen M. Dadlez

Erica M. Dean
Director of Human Resources, Comcast Western New England Region

Dianne Fuller Doherty
Senior Business Advisor, Small Business Development Center, UMASS Amherst

James W. Fanelli, CFP
Managing Director, U.S. Trust/Private Wealth Management

Martha A. Finkel
Senior Vice President, Webster Bank

Matthew J. Guanci, Jr., Esq.
Partner, Robinson + Cole, LLP

Matthew S. Hoffman
Vice President, Hoffman Auto

Edmund S. Kindelan, CPA
Regional Managing Partner, New England, CohnReznick

Michael A. Knowling
Regional VP, Key Acct. Management and Regional Principal, Prudential Retirement

Paul E. Lambert
VP, Guest Experience and Programming, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

Ryan S. McCollum
Owner/Principal, RMC Strategies

Calvin J. McFadden, Sr., Ph.D.
Senior Pastor, Saint John’s Congregational Church

Bonnie J. Malley
Chief Operating Officer, City of Hartford

Arthur C. Marquardt
Owner, Leadership First, LLC

Lydia E. Martinez-Alvarez
Assistant Superintendent, Springfield Public Schools

Robert J. Martino, Esq.
Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, PC

Patricia H. Meiser
President, Meiser Sports Consulting, LLC

Steven C. Neiditz
Principal, Figure Eight Properties

Mark A. Parsons
Senior Vice President, Cigna Corporation

Brooke Penders
Vice President, Advancement, Goodwin College

James P. Ray, Esq.
Partner, Robinson + Cole, LLP

Mark Edward Reeves, Esq.
Enterprise Sourcing Manager, VOYA

Paul Robbins
President, Paul Robbins Associates

Dora D. Robinson

Pia Rosenberg Toro

David B. Rosenthal
Partner, BlumShapiro

David C. Scheinerman
Principal, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Yolande Spears
Senior VP, Education and Community Relations, The Bushnell

Mark A. Wasilefsky
Senior VP, Marketing Commercial Credit Mgr., TD Bank

Kevin J. Wilkins
Vice President, Information Systems, Travelers

Honorary Members 

Thomas O. Barnes
Chairman of the Board, Barnes Group, Inc.

Wallace Barnes
Chairman, CT State Employment & Training Commission

Daniel J. Ferraina
The Ferraina Companies

Arnold C. Greenberg
Arnold C. Greenberg Investments

Peter G. Kelly, Esq.
Senior Principal, Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, PC

Daniel M. Neiditz

Robyn A. Newhouse, Ph.D.
Vice President/Assistant to the Publisher, The Republican

Brewster B. Perkins
Executive Vice President, Willis Towers Watson

David Weintraub
CEO, Capitol Cleaning Contractors

Judith M. Zachs, LCSW