Conference for Mercy Higher Education
E. Clayton Gengras Jr., Chair
Chairman — Gengras Motor Cars, Inc.
Patricia J. Rooney, RSM, ’58, M ’72, Vice Chair
Fund Development Consultant (retired)
Brewster Perkins, M.B.A., Secretary
Executive Vice President — Willis Towers Watson
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.
Manon Cox H’14, M.B.A., 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
Martha S. Gervasi ’83, M.B.A.
Executive Vice President of Human Resources — The Hartford
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 A. 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
John F. Rodis, M.D.
President — Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
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.
James Wakim, J.D.
President and Chief Operating Officer — The Simon Konover Company
Connie Weaver, B.S.
Co-founder and CEO — Tracker Group
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 (retired) — 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
† in memoriam
Join us in celebrating 25 years of Division III NCAA athletics at the University of Saint Joseph. Saturday, January 27, 2018 1 p.m.: USJ vs Rivier Basketball game tip-off Half time: Celebration of USJ women athletes Post game: Dessert reception with current and former USJ Athletes The O’Connell Center, USJ West Hartford Campus Contact: Kathryn …
The University of Saint Joseph’s Diversity Committee welcomes all to celebrate and remember the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Through music, movement and spoken word performed by members of the USJ community and others, we celebrate and give thanks for Dr. King’s work to advance justice and peace in our world. …
Beginning January 12, 2018, come see the Art Museum, USJ’s new exhibition Relief Work: Woodcuts, Wood Engravings, and Linocuts (on view through March 11). This exhibition features art from the 16th century to the present including work from Albrecht Dürer’s Life of the Virgin (1511), wood engravings for Harper’s Weekly by Winslow Homer, Japanese ukiyo-e …
The following students have been named to the University of Saint Joseph Dean’s List for the fall 2017 semester. Students who are awarded this academic achievement have earned a GPA of 3.50 or higher for the semester, with no grade lower than a “B.” “We are proud to recognize these students for their hard work …
The University of Saint Joseph celebrated the second annual White Coat Ceremony for the Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. As the Class of 2020 sat on stage in the Hoffman Auditorium, white coats in hand, they awaited their official induction into their PA Studies education. Before the official presentation of …
Senior forward Kayla Guest (Newington, Conn.) buried a jumper with 4:12 on the clock in the first quarter to give her seven points in the game and made her the eighth player in USJ basketball history to reach the 1,000-point career scoring plateau in a matchup on January 2, 2018. …
Each year Hartford Business Journal spotlights five leaders who we predict will make headlines in the year ahead. Here is a look at five business, government and higher education leaders to watch out for in 2018: http://www.hartfordbusiness.com/article/20171226/NEWS01/171229953 …
Jacqueline Scaraggi ’19 is an Accounting major at the University of Saint Joseph. In the fall of 2017, she was an intern at Community Accounting Services, Inc. – an organization that offers free assistance to low-income individuals, nonprofits, and businesses – in Rocky Hill, Conn. Her primary role was to match clients with volunteers who …