Staff and Board of Directors


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

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 Hanson
Retired Principal Planner, City of Springfield
Ronald D. Johnson
President/CEO, Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services
Waleska Lugo–DeJesús
CEO, Inclusive Strategies
Robyn A. Newhouse
Vice President, The Republican Newspapers
Jay Therrien
Senior Business Consultant, Invesco
Gregory Thomas
Executive Director, Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship; Lecturer, Isenberg School of Management
Henry M. Thomas, III, JD
President/CEO, Urban League of Springfield
Betsy Ward
Chief Financial Officer, MassMutual

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