Staff and Board of Directors


Jessica Corwin
Adaptive Music Program Manager
Jennifer Cruz
Receptionist and Enrollment Assistant
Vanessa Ford
Director of Trust Transfer Project and CultureRx
Rick Marshall
Director of Community Programming
Gladys Mbugua
Fundraising and Administrative Assistant
Steve Moser
Robyn Newhouse Hall Manager
Rachel Rivard
Director of Faculty and Education
Liz Simmons
Creative Aging and Bridge Leadership Program Manager

Board of Directors

Joel Vengco
Chief Information and Digital Officer, Hartford Healthcare
Shelly-Ann Sankar
Vice President
Assistant Clerk-Magistrate, Springfield District Court
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
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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