CCP Leadership

Our Board of Directors and Staff


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

 

Staff


Karla Fortunato
President
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kfortunato@CTphilanthropy.org

   

Laurie Allen

Director of Communications
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lallen@CTphilanthropy.org

Dee Goodrich

Director of Member Engagement
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dgoodrich@CTphilanthropy.org

Esther Massie

Program Coordinator
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emassie@CTphilanthropy.org

Tiffany Walton

Executive Assistant and Office Manager
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twalton@CTphilanthropy.org