Leadership and Staff

Delia Ayer
Staff Accountant



Ruth Cullen
Executive Director

Jamie Daniel
Creative Director and Producer

 Kathleen Grant

Kathleen Grant
Office Administrator

Holly Howley
Director of Philanthropy and Corporate Giving

Destiny Lopez
Donor and Sponsor Relations Associate

Wafiyyah Mahdi

Wafiyyah Mahdi
Executive Associate and Special Projects


Paula Wilson
Marketing and Communications Manager

 

 

 

 

 

Board of Directors

Laura Amenta Community Volunteer

Paula Angelo VP, Internal and CEO Communications, The Hartford

Steven Blau Chair, Vice President, Human Resources, Travelers

Jonathan Brown Connecticut YOUTH Forum Student, CT IB Academy

Ruth Cullen Executive Director, The Connecticut Forum

David Daye Director of Magnet Schools Business Operations, Goodwin University

William Fish Partner, Hinckley Allen

Sue Hessel Community Volunteer

Denis Horrigan Partner, Connecticut Wealth Management

Benjamin C. Jensen Partner, Robinson & Cole LLP

Akhil Johri Board Member, Boeing and Cardinal Health

Bill Knight Principal/CMO, Adams & Knight

Diane Korntheuer Secretary, Human Resource Consultant

John Livingstone Treasurer, Partner, PwC

 

Jason Madrak Director of National Customer Engagement, Molina Healthcare

Andrew Maglio Connecticut YOUTH Forum Student, Conard High School

Bonnie Malley VP of Finance and Administration, Hartford Foundation for Public Giving

Srini Mandavilli Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hartford Hospital

Cyndi Stern Principal, Billian Stern Consulting

Doris Sugarman Co-Founder, The Connecticut Forum

Richard Sugarman Founding President, The Connecticut Forum and President, Hartford Promise

Imelda Suit Vice Chair VP & Treasurer, Otis Elevator

Dantaya Williams Chief Human Resources Officer, Raytheon Technologies

Kimberly Williams Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, Stanley Black & Decker

Honorable Shawn Wooden Connecticut State Treasurer

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Geena Clonan Board Member Emeritus

 

Advisory Board

Ryan Beach

Eric Ben-Kiki

Adam Bercowetz

Emily Cahill

Nick Caito

Peter Decoteau

Jill Fletcher

Mary Ann Fowler

Howard Friedman

Juliet Greenblatt

Greg Hammond

Jennifer Hayes

Jackie Johnson

Bernard Kavaler

Kelly Kennedy

Chris Knopf

Mike Kopelman

Henry Link

Franklin Perry

Angela Phillips-Arrington

Laura Ray

 

Judith Resnick

Laurie Salzberg

Tony Shockley

Amy Wergeles