2020 Board of Directors

Board Executive Committee

Anne Stanback
Chair
Retired LGBTQ and Women’s Rights Activist

Jon Weiner, Esq
Vice Chair
Permanent Clerk to Chief Justice Richard Robinson
Connecticut Supreme Court

Louis Lista
Secretary
Owner
Pond House Cafe Restaurant and Zest 280 Eatery

Marion D. Griffin
Treasurer
Retired VP Investment Strategy
Prudential Retirement

Board Members

Kyle “KC” Burns
Retired Vice President, Human Resources
Mass Mutual Financial Group

Timothy Everett, Esq
Professor
University of CT School of Law

Michael Gambino
Retired President and Chief Executive Officer
Wiremold and Pass & Seymour/Legrand

Ann Guillet, Esq
Senior Public Defender
Connecticut Division of Public Defender Services

Stephanie Harris, LCSW
Crystal Clear Counseling

Michael Kearney
Vice President and Chief Information Officer – Claims
The Hartford

Jacques Lamarre
Senior Account Manager
Buzz Engine

Susan Pease, PhD
Retired Provost
Central Connecticut State University

Brett Rayford, PsyD, MBA
Interim Superintendent
Albert J. Solnit Children’s Center – North Campus
CT Department of Children and Families

Erick M. Sandler, Esq
Partner
Day Pitney, LLP

Reginald Simmons, PhD
Associate Professor, Criminology/Criminal Justice
Central Connecticut State University

Tiffany Lynn Stevens, Esq
Special Counsel
McCarter & English, LLP

Lydia (Lilly) Vélez-Herrera
President & CEO
Lilly sin Barreras/Lilly without Barriers

Megan L. Wade, Esq
Associate
Sexton & Company
Counselors at Law

Mary Ellen White
Retired Director of Marketing
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center