Chairpersons

CHAIR OF THE BOARD

Cynthia A. Lyons
Community Leader
Western Mass Community Org.

VICE CHAIR

Paul M. Stelzer
Owner and President
Appleton Corporation

Trustees

Beth E. Anderson
Founder and CEO
Phoenix Charter Academy Network

Jean R. Bostley ’70, SSJ
Visitor Services
Hancock Shaker Village

Anthony Cignoli
President
A.L. Cignoli Company

Rev. John E. Connors
Diocesan Representative
Diocese of Springfield

Pascale Desir
Chief Legal Officer
Way Finders

Elizabeth G. Dineen ’77
Executive Director
YMCA of Western Mass

Jose R. Fernandez
Co-owner
Sunrise Behavioral Health Clinic

John D. Flynn
Chief Operating Officer
Hampden Engineering Corp.

Ellen W. Freyman
Attorney/Partner
Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, P.C.

Mark W. Fulco
President
Mercy Medical Center

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

Steven P. Gobel
First Vice President
Morgan Stanley

Fawwaz Habbal
Executive Dean for Education and Research
Harvard University

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.

Joan B. Kagan
President/CEO
Square One

Kathleen M. Kane
Managing Director
Northwestern Mutual

Francis P. Kirley
President/CEO
Nexion Health

Nancy D. MacPherson ꞌ81
Senior Dir., Government & Public Affairs
LEGO Systems, Inc.

Virginia Maitland ’72, SSJ
Chaplain
Baystate Medical Center

Jennifer Putnam ’93
President, Alumni Association
Elms College

John B Quinn
Former Asst. Superintendent (Business)
City School District of New Rochelle

Martha R. Ross ’87
Independent Cabi Stylist
Cabi

Joan Ryzewicz, 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
President/CEO
Western Mass Economic Development Council (EDC)

Trenton E. Taylor
Sr. VP of Commercial Loans
Westfield Bank

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

Kathy L. Tobin
Director of Annual Giving
Baystate Health Foundation

Michael K. Vann
President
The Vann Group, LLC