Our Board of Directors


Making the World a Better Place For All of Us

Our Board of Directors


Corrine Ryan
Managing Attorney, Community Legal Aid

Vice Chair:

Colleen Stocks
Assistant Superintendent, Western MA Regional Women’s Correctional Center


Julie Quink
Managing Principal, Burkhart Pizzanelli


Dr. Andrea Hickson-Martin
Chair of Education Programs, Elms College


Jessica Dupont
VP of Government Programs, HealthOne Alliance/Alliant Health Plans


Dawn DiStefano 
President / CEO, Square One

Lavar Click-Bruce
City Councilor/Executive Director, City of Springfield/ YMCA of Greater Springfield

Shenell Ford
Mayor’s Aide, City of Springfield

Kate Kane
Wealth Management Advisor, Northwestern Mutual

Terry Maxey

Consultant, Self Employed

Ryan McCollum
Owner/Principal/ Marketing Consultant, RMC Strategies/Get Set Marketing

Edward Nunez
Vice President/ Broker, NRG Real Estate Services, Inc.

Dr. Gillian Palmer
Assistant Professor of Management, Bay Path University

Aundrea Paulk
Vice President of Marketing & Communications, Caring Health Center

Amy Selvia-Smith
President, NEPM

Dr. Peter Testori
Dean, Academic Resources & Title IX Coordinator; Assistant Professor of Higher Education, Bay Path University

Leonard Underwood
Owner, Upscale Socks and Upscale Photography