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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 2012-2013

 
Officers - Executive Committee Term Ending

Rebeka Scalia, President (Glastonbury, CT)

Vice President, TriStar Consulting Services

2014

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

Systems Manager, BES-CUT, Inc.

2014

Patrick Martin, Treasurer (Colchester, CT)

The Village for Families & Children

2013

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

Director of Executive Development Hartford Life

2012
Directors Term Ending

Pamela C. Avis (Ivoryton, CT)

Independent Consultant

2013

Marcia Anderson-Esson (Windsor, CT)

Medical Clinical Case Manager

2014

Donald Berry, Jr. (Bloomfield, CT)

Retired

2013

Krista Colletta (Glastonbury)

Business Development Officer, Sprint Communications

2013

Edmond Clark (Madison, CT)

Attorney at Law, Law Office of Edmond Clark

2014

Thomas E. Desmond (West Hartford, CT)

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

2014

Martin Geitz (Glastonbury, CT)

President & CEO, The Simsbury Bank

2013

Mark Miller (West Hartford, CT)

Attorney at Law

2014

Bernardine Morris (Canton, CT)

Executive Director, McLean Foundation

2013

Marcus Rivera (Hamden, CT)

Education Consultant, State Department of Education

2014

Lynn D. Talit (West Hartford, CT)

English Dept. Faculty, CCSU

2012

Non-Voting Members Ex Officio

 

Ed Klonoski

President, Charter Oak State College & Executive Director, Foundation

 

Dr. Sandra Morgan (West Hartford, CT)

Faculty Representative, University of Hartford

2012

Carlo Esidore (Portland, CT)

Alumni Representative, Hartford Life

2012

Christopher May (Windsor, CT)

Student Representative, Achieve Financial Credit Union