Our Board

Officers

Kathryn Luria, Chair
Senior Vice President,
Director of Philanthropy
Webster Bank

Fahd Vahidy, Vice Chair
Advisor
Graustein Family Office

Judy Rozie-Battle, Secretary
Senior Vice President
Hartford Foundation
for Public Giving

Paul Ballasy, Treasurer
Partner
CohnReznick LLP

Board Members

Maryam Elahi
President and CEO
The Community Foundation
of Eastern Connecticut

Janice L. Elliot
Executive Director
The Melville Charitable Trust

Tiffany S. Donelson
Vice President of Program
Connecticut Health Foundation

Karla Fortunato
President
Connecticut
Council for Philanthropy

Linda Franciscovich
Executive Director
The Grossman Family
Foundation

Kelly Giordano
Managing Director
Newman's Own Foundation

Elaine V. Mintz
Vice President of Operations
Fairfield County's Community
Foundation

Frances Padilla
President
Universal Health Care
Foundation of Connecticut

Lauren Patterson
President & CEO
New Canaan Community
Foundation

Richard J. Porth
President & CEO
United Way of Connecticut

Diane Sierpina
Director of Justice Initiatives
The Tow Foundation