Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

University of Saint Joseph
Board Of Trustees


Corporate Member

Conference for Mercy Higher Education


  • E. Clayton Gengras Jr., Chair
    Chairman — Gengras Motor Cars, Inc.

  • Martha S. Gervasi '83, M.B.A, Vice Chair
    Executive Vice President of Human Resources — The Hartford

  • Patricia J. Rooney, RSM, '58, M '72, Secretary
    Fund Development Consultant (retired)

  • Kathleen Driscoll Amatangelo '62
    President — KDA Interiors

  • Elizabeth C. Barton, J.D.
    Partner — Day Pitney LLP

  • Linda Betz, Ph.D.
    Chief Information Security Officer — Travelers

  • Gregory A. Boyko, J.D.
    Chairman & CEO (retired) — Hartford Life International/Honorary Consul General of Japan

  • Judith A. Carey, RSM, M'72, H'91, Ph.D.
    Organizational Consultant

  • Manon Cox H'14, MBA, Ph.D.
    President and Chief Executive Officer — Protein Sciences Corporation

  • Suzanne N. Deliee, RSM, B.A., B.S.
    Community Health Nurse — Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service

  • Rhona C. Free, Ph.D.
    President — University of Saint Joseph

  • Sandra Bender Fromson, Ph.D.
    Academic Specialist – Urban Studies Program, University of Connecticut

  • Marion Griffin, M.S., M.B.A.
    Vice President, Investment Strategy (retired) — Prudential Retirement

  • Paul Iannaccone, J.D.
    Principal — RisCassi and Davis

  • Robert King, B.A.
    Senior Vice President, SportsCenter and News — ESPN

  • Paddi LeShane, M.B.A.
    CEO — Sullivan & LeShane, Inc.

  • Elizabeth McAuliffe, RSM, Ed.D
    Dean of Undergraduate Studies — Salve Regina University

  • Thea Montañez, B.S.
    Chief of Staff — City of Hartford

  • Cornelius O'Leary, J.D.
    Adjunct Professor — UConn School of Law and Central Connecticut State University

  • Brewster Perkins, M.B.A.
    Executive Vice President and Client Advocate, Commercial Lines — Willis Towers Watson

  • Janet Ruffing, RSM, Ph.D.
    Professor of the Practice of Spirituality and Ministerial Leadership — Yale Divinity School

  • Alisa D. Sisic '05, M.S.
    Marketing and Communications Coordinator/Public Information Officer — Connecticut Airport Authority

  • Joseph J. Spalluto, J.D.
    Private Capital Group

  • Robert Stingle, B.S.
    Head of Wealth Management Americas Audit — UBS

  • Elaine M. Sweeney, RSM, M'85, Ph.D.
    Clinical Psychologist

  • Connie Weaver, B.S.
    Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer — TIAA

Trustees Emeriti

  • Gerald J. Boisvert, B.S.
    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer — Hartford Hospital

  • John L. Flannery H'99, B.S.
    Senior Executive Vice President (retired) — People’s Bank

  • Martin J. Gavin, B.A.
    President and CEO (retired) — Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

  • Edward L. Hennessy Jr., B.S.
    Chairman of the Board (retired) — Allied Corporation

  • Jeanne B. Merola, B.S.
    Senior Vice President — Hartford Steam Boiler

  • Fay O'Brien RSM, Ph.D.
    Educational Consultant (retired)

  • Shelagh H. O'Neill '59, J.D.

  • John C. Reagan, B.S.
    Partner in Charge (retired) — Arthur Andersen & Co.

  • Philip J. Schulz H'13, B.B.A.
    Managing Partner (retired) — PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

  • Edmund See, J.D.
    Partner (retired) — Day Pitney LLP

  • Joseph P. Toce Jr., J.D.
    Managing Director — Andersen Tax