Committed to leading by example

Our talented and dedicated staff are passionate about Greater Hartford and share the values that make it unique and special. They are committed to building relationships in the community that can inform and guide their work, and ultimately contribute to a shared vision for our future.

We encourage you to reach out and contact us. Every opportunity starts with a conversation.


Office of the President

Jay Williams President
Julie Feidner Executive Assistant to the President and Manager of Board Relations
Scott Gaul Research and Community Indicators Project Director
Elysa Gordon Senior Advisor for Organizational Impact and Public Policy

Communications & Marketing

Nancy Benben Vice President for Communications & Marketing
Doretta Andonucci Communications Manager
Stephanie MacGillivary Communications Associate
Michelle C. Mays Communications and Marketing Officer
Chris Senecal Senior Communications Officer
Tom Zeleznock Senior Communications Officer

Community Investments

Judy Rozie-Battle Senior Vice President
Juana Baribeau Rondeau Grants Database Specialist
Yvette Bello Senior Community Investments Officer
Nuchette Black-Burke Community Schools Coordinator
Megan Burke Community Investments Officer
Jacqueline Coleman Education Investments Officer
Liz Delton Grants Management Associate
Diana Figueroa Grants Database Specialist
Erika Frank Community Investments Officer
Dawn Grant Community Investments Officer
Karen Hartenstein Operations Manager, Early Childhood Investments
Susan Hills Community Investments Associate
Tauheedah Jackson Director, Hartford Partnership for Student Success
YukShan Li Community Investments Associate
Judy McBride Director of Grants and Partnership Investments
Augustina Rivera Grants Operations Manager
Sara A. Sneed Director, Education Investments
Tara Sundie Community Investments Associate
Richard A. Sussman Director, Early Childhood Investments
Elena Trueworthy Associate Director of Early Childhood Investments
Kandianna Valiotis Community Investments Associate

Nonprofit Support Program

Annemarie Riemer Director, Nonprofit Support Program
Betsy Johnson Senior Nonprofit Support Program Associate
Monica Kelly Nonprofit Support Program Associate
Doug Shipman Senior Nonprofit Support Program Officer
Meher Shulman Associate Director, Nonprofit Support Program
Amy Studwell Senior Nonprofit Support Program Officer


Deborah Rothstein, J.D. Vice President for Development
Chari Anderson Senior Development Associate
Sarah E. Carlson Senior Scholarship and Development Associate
Wanda Correa Senior Development Officer
Liana Garcia Fresher Senior Development Officer
Francesca Borges Gordon Senior Development Officer
Betty Ann Grady Development Officer
Jennyfer Holmes Scholarship and Development Officer
Jodi Peterson Development Assistant
Rachel Salyers Development Associate
Susanne M. Seney Senior Development Funds Manager
Sally Weisman Director of Development

Finance and Administration

Virgilio Blondet, Jr. Vice President for Finance and Administration
Tracy Bradley Office Clerk
LouAnn Campanello Director of Finance
Louise L. Galvin Director, Human Resources
Alison Granger Chief Investment Officer
Annetta Green Receptionist 860-548-1888
Andrew Halpryn Senior Information Technology Manager
Susan Harmon Accountant
Josephine Morrison Senior Accountant
Yobielania Santana Finance/Human Resources Assistant
Isaiah Torres Information Technology Associate
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