Board of Directors

The following dedicated members of the Board of Directors help us tirelessly to achieve our mission:

Officers

Ruben A. Nogueira, President
Partner, Benefit Planning Services LLC

Meredith H. DeRosa, Vice President
Realtor,¬†William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty

Artem Lopatchenko, Treasurer
Senior Revenue Accountant, Hologic, Inc.

Renee Ostaszewski, Secretary
Southbury Senior Center Coordinator (Retired)

Members

Diane Allison, Esq.
Partner, Gunn, Godfrey & Allison

Joyce DePanfilis Bretherton
Communications & Community Health Program Manager,
Norwalk Hospital & Western Connecticut Health Network

Charles Carroll, Esq.
DLA Piper LLP (US)

Paul Garavel
President, Garavel Auto Group

George Herring
Vice President, Patriot Bank

Colin J. Kelly
Sr. Vice President
Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC

Nancy S. Romberg
Vice President, Fairfield County Bank

Stephanie Ross
Not-for-Profit Consultant, Human Services Council (Retired)

Richard Tavella
President, Rick’s Main Roofing

Ellen Willis
Not-for-Profit Consultant

Conrad Ambrette,  Director Emeritus
Attorney, Millar & Ambrette, LLC. (Retired)

Community Liaisons

Toni Boucher
Senator, State of Connecticut

Bob Duff
Senator, State of Connecticut

Monsignor Walter Orlowski
St. Matthew Church