Chairpersons

CHAIR OF THE BOARD

Paul M. Stelzer
Owner and President     
Appleton Corporation

VICE CHAIR

Kathleen M. Kane
Wealth Management Advisor
Northwestern Mutual

Trustees

Beth E. Anderson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Phoenix Charter Academy Network

Jean R. Bostley ’70, SSJ
Former Librarian
St. Joseph High School

Diane Brunelle ‘84
President, Alumni Association
Elms College

Rev. John E. Connors
Diocesan Representative
Diocese of Springfield, MA

Pascale Desir
Chief Legal Officer
Way Finders

Elizabeth G. Dineen ’77
Executive Director
YWCA of Western Massachusetts

Dennis Duquette
Head of Community Responsibility and President
MassMutual Foundation

Jose R. Fernandez, PhD
Research Rater, Clinical Research Studies
RMG Behavioral Health

Mark M. Fulco
VP of Business Development
Northeast Healthcare

Melissa R. Gillis ꞌ96
Attorney
Bacon Wilson, P.C.

Steven P. Gobel
First Vice President
Morgan Stanley

Fawwaz Habbal, PhD
Executive Dean for Education & Research
Harvard University

Kristin Ferriter Hagan ’96
Alumna
Elms College

Mark G. Hambley
Trustee
Next Century Foundation

Peter J. Harrington
Senior Legal Counsel
University of Rhode Island

Regina Noonan Hitchery ’71
Former VP of Human Resources
Alcoa, Inc.

Carolyn Jacobs, M.S.W., Ph.D.
Dean Emerita
Smith College School for Social Work

Joan B. Kagan
Former President and Chief Executive Officer
Square One

Nancy D. MacPherson ’81
Former Sr. Director, Government & Public Affairs
LEGO Systems, Inc.

Virginia Maitland ’72, SSJ
Leadership Team
Sisters of St. Joseph

Paul Marchese, MBA ChFC
Senior Vice President
St. Germain Investment Management

Mark O’Connell
President and Chief Executive Officer
Wolf & Company, P.C.

John B. Quinn
Former Assistant Superintendent
City School District of New Rochelle, NY

Martha R. Ross ’87
Independent Cabi Stylist
Cabi

Joan Ryzewicz ’71, SSJ
President
Sisters of St. Joseph

Eleanor M. Spring ’63, SSJ
Retired
Sisters of St. Joseph

Eileen O’Leary Sullivan
Partner
Development Associates

Richard K. Sullivan Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Western Mass Economic Development Council (EDC)

Jane Thomas ’72, SSJ
Head of Tech Team
Sisters of St. Joseph

Michael Vann
President
The Vann Group, LLC