Staff and Board of Directors


Samaily Sanchez
Program Coordinator
Crystal Watkins
Receptionist and Communications Assistant
413-732-8428 Ext: 101
Rick Marshall
Director of Community Programming
Brooke Hopkins
Director of Enrollment and Marketing Strategy
413-732-8428 Ext: 104
Jahna Karapysh
413-732-8428 Ext: 110
Eileen McCaffery
Executive Director
413-732-8428 Ext: 106
Mary Ellen Miller
Faculty Chair
Steve Moser
Robyn Newhouse Hall Manager
Lima Robles
Administrative Coordinator
413-732-8428 Ext: 101
Sierra Simmons
Development, Grants and Human Resources Manager
413-732-8428 Ext: 103
Rachel Rivard
Manager of Faculty and Programming
413-732-8428 Ext: 102
Rebecca Storozuk
Prelude Preschool Director
413-732-8428 Ext: 114

Board of Directors

Joel Vengco

SVP and Chief Information and Digital Officer, Baystate Health

Shelly-Ann Sankar

Vice President
Assistant District Attorney, Hampden County District Attorney’s Office

Janine Idelson

Fixed Income Counsel, MFS Investment Management

Vera Baker

Retired Music/Arts Director, Springfield Public Schools

George Arwady

Publisher & CEO, The Republican Newspapers

Jean Deliso

Principal, Deliso Financial & Insurance Services

Ellen W. Freyman

Attorney, Shatz, Schwartz & Fentin, P.C.

Scott R. Hanson

Retired Principal Planner, City of Springfield

Ronald D. Johnson

President/CEO, Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services

Waleska LugoDeJesús

CEO, Inclusive Strategies

Robyn A. Newhouse

Vice President, The Republican Newspapers

Jay Therrien

Senior Business Consultant, Invesco

Henry M. Thomas, III, JD

President/CEO, Urban League of Springfield

Betsy Ward

Chief Financial Officer, MassMutual

CMSS Perform-A-Thon