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Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education

Charter Oak State College Foundation, Inc.

The Charter Oak State College Foundation, established in 1977, is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization, dedicated to supporting flexible and comprehensive degree completion opportunities for adults and technology innovations through the work of Charter Oak State College and the Connecticut Distance Learning Consortium. The Foundation is a vehicle for accepting private gifts, donations and bequests for activities that are not adequately funded by the State. The Foundation Board of Trustees provides volunteer leadership for development and fundraising programs and the stewardship of the Foundation's assets in order to assist deserving and needy students meet college costs, award scholarships, and encourage initiatives that enable the College and Consortium to be leaders in higher education.

Voting Members of the Board of Directors 2015-2016

Officers - Executive Committee Term Ending

Rebeka Scalia, President (Glastonbury, CT)

Vice President, TriStar Consulting Services

2017

Neal Cunningham, Vice-President (Windsor Locks, CT)

Systems Manager, BES-CUT, Inc.

2017

Patrick Martin, Treasurer (Colchester, CT)

The Village for Families & Children

2016

Joyce P. Petrella, Secretary (West Hartford, CT)

CP, Human Resources and Talent Management

2015
Directors Term Ending

Marcia Anderson-Esson (Windsor, CT)

Medical Clinical Case Manager

2017

Julio Casiano (Windsor, CT)

Deputy District Director, United States Small Business Administration

2018

Glenn Davis (Windsor, CT)

Vice President, Community Development/CRA Officer, Liberty Bank

2018

Thomas E. Desmond (West Hartford, CT)

T.E. Desmond, C.F.A.

2017

Martin Geitz (Glastonbury, CT)

President & CEO, The Simsbury Bank

2016

Kevin P. Graff (Glastonbury, CT)

Principal, Graff Public Solutions, LLC

2014

Martin Geitz (Glastonbury, CT)

President & CEO, The Simsbury Bank

2015

Jason Jakubowski (West Hartford, CT)

Vice President for Government Relations, Hospital for Special Care

2015

Bernard Kavaler (West Hartford, CT)

Founding Principal, Express Strategies

2017

Mark Miller (West Hartford, CT)

Attorney at Law

2017

Daniel Purushotham (Southington, CT)

Executive Director, McLean Foundation

2017

Gregory Sneed (Bristol, CT)

Chief of Police, Central Connecticut State University

2016

Latasha Turnquest (Manchester, CT)

Director of Family Resource Centers, Manchester Public Schools

2016

Rebecca Wareing (Hartford, CT)

Management Search, Inc.

2016

Non-Voting Members Ex Officio

Term Ending

Ed Klonoski

President, Charter Oak State College & Executive Director, Foundation

 

Dr. Sandra Morgan (West Hartford, CT)

Faculty Representative, University of Hartford

2015

S. Lamont McEvitt (Farmington, CT)

Alumni Representative, Hartford Life

2015

Ross Ariola (Woodbury, CT)

Student Representative

2015