Leadership

Our Board of Directors and Staff


Board Officers


Tiffany S. Donelson
Chair

President and CEO
Connecticut Health Foundation


Laura McCargar
Vice Chair

President
Perrin Family Foundation


Lauren Patterson
Secretary

President and CEO
New Canaan Community
Foundation


Paul Suter
Treasurer

Vice President for Finance
and Operations
Children's Fund of Connecticut

Board Members

Delia Arellano-Weddleton
Director of Engagement and Partnerships
Nellie Mae Education Foundation


R. David Addams
Executive Director
William Caspar Graustein
Memorial Fund


Leon Bailey, Jr.
Senior Vice President for
Human Resources and Organizational Culture
The Community Foundation
for Greater New Haven


Joseph Rivero Baker
Vice President for Finance
and Administration
Berkshire Taconic
Community Foundation

 

Alexis Bivens 
Program Director
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation

Mary Kay Curtiss
Partner
CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)


Maryam Elahi
President and CEO
The Community Foundation
of Eastern Connecticut


Karla Fortunato
President
Connecticut
Council for Philanthropy

Elysa Gordon
Vice President, Community Impact
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving


Nancy L. Heaton
CEO
Foundation for Community Health


Jill Hutensky
Senior Vice President
Hartford Market Manager
Bank of America
Nora Moreno Cargie
President and Vice President, Corporate Citizenship
Point32HealthFoundation/ Point32Health


Elaine V. Mintz
Chief Operating Officer
Fairfield County's
Community Foundation

 


Diane Sierpina
Director of Justice Initiatives
The Tow Foundation
Betty Sugerman Weintraub
Manager of Grant Programs and Philanthropic Outreach
CT Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA)


Susan Thomas
President
Melville Charitable Trust

 

 

   

Staff


Karla Fortunato
President
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Annie D. Adams
Program Manager
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Sarah Fox
Communications Manager
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Bilal Tajildeen
Manager of Membership and Culture
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