Elizabeth C. Barton, J.D., Chair
Partner — Day Pitney LLP
Patricia J. Rooney, RSM, ’58, M ’72, Vice Chair
Fund Development Consultant (retired)
Brewster Perkins, M.B.A., Secretary
Commercial Lines Client Executive — Smith Brothers
J.R. Carnegie-Hargreaves, M.P.S.
Founder - CARHAR, LLC
Aelish Clifford ’78
Realtor (retired) – Prudential Connecticut Realty
Andréa Comer, B.A.
Executive Director – Educators for Excellence
Manon Cox H’14, M.B.A., Ph.D.
Founder & CEO – NextWaveBio
Suzanne N. Deliee, RSM, B.A., B.S.
Community Health Nurse — Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service
Mary D. Dickerson ’89, M.B.A.
Dickerson Development Consulting, LLC
Rhona C. Free, Ph.D.
President — University of Saint Joseph
Rohan A. Freeman, B.S.
President & CEO - Freeman Companies, LLC
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
Eileen Hogan, RSM, M’73, M’80, H’15
Co-Founder/Co-Director (retired) – All-Africa Conference: Sister to Sister
Paul Iannaccone, J.D.
Principal — RisCassi and Davis
Robert King, B.A.
Senior Vice President, Original Content — ESPN
Paddi LeShane, M.B.A.
CEO — Sullivan & LeShane, Inc.
Sherry Manetta, M.B.A.
Managing Director, Head of Global Operations, Risk Solutions (retired) – Conning
Elizabeth A. McAuliffe, RSM, Ed.D
Associate Professor of Education — Salve Regina University
Jeanne B. Merola, B.S.
Senior Vice President (retired) — Hartford Steam Boiler
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
Gerri A. Roberts ’72, J.D.
Principal Personnel Manager (retired) – CT Department of Developmental Services
Janet Ruffing, RSM, Ph.D.
Professor of the Practice of Spirituality and Ministerial Leadership — Yale Divinity School
John F. Rodis, M.D.
President — Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Joseph J. Spalluto, J.D.
Elaine M. Sweeney, RSM, M’85, Ph.D.
Robert Stingle, B.S.
Head of Wealth Management Americas Audit — UBS
James Wakim, J.D.
President and Chief Operating Officer — The Simon Konover Company
Gerald J. Boisvert, B.S.
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer — Hartford Hospital
Martin J. Gavin, B.A.
President and CEO (retired) — Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
E. Clayton Gengras Jr.
Chairman - Gengras Motor Cars, Inc.
Edward L. Hennessy Jr., B.S.
Chairman of the Board (retired) — Allied Corporation
Mary A. McCarthy, RSM, M.A.
President - Mercy High School
Fay O’Brien, RSM, Ph.D.
Educational Consultant (retired)
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
Kathleen Driscoll Amatangelo ’62
President - KDA Interiors
Reading Time: 2 minutes The University of Saint Joseph (USJ) has announced the hiring of Karen Nell as its next head coach of the women’s lacrosse program and first-ever head coach of the inaugural field hockey program, which is set to begin competing in the fall of 2020. The announcement was made this afternoon by Amanda Devitt, USJ’s Director
Reading Time: 1 minute On May 7, 2019, Yvonne Joy, DNP, APRN, director of the DNP Program and assistant professor of Nursing, joined Mornings with Ray Dunaway for National Nurses Week. During this radio interview, Joy discussed the University of Saint Joseph’s (USJ) online Doctorate of Nursing (DNP) program, career opportunities in Connecticut, and latest trends in nursing. In
Reading Time: 1 minute In the 87 years since USJ was founded, many things have changed. The college is now a full-fledged university, it has a downtown Hartford Pharmacy program in addition to its bucolic West Hartford campus, and its curriculum has continued to evolve. In the fall of 2017, the women’s institution of higher learning became coeducational. But
Reading Time: 2 minutes Kemche Michalic ’20 is an Accounting major at the University of Saint Joseph (USJ). Since moving to America from the Philippines in 2011, Michalic has accomplished a lot in her personal and professional life. Not only is Michalic happily married, but she’s enjoying life as a mom. Her latest accomplishment was landing an internship as
Reading Time: 2 minutes Kelly Deegan ’19 is a Child Study major at the University of Saint Joseph (USJ). As part of her Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) Internship course, Deegan was given the task of finding an internship to prepare her for a career after college. After searching, she landed one at the Village for Families and
Reading Time: 1 minute Photo from L-R: Nana Kyem, Megan Ricci, Jessica Karwowski, and Tara Moseni Four students from the University of Saint Joseph’s (USJ) Honors Program presented at the 2019 Northeast Regional Honors Council (NRHC) Conference from April 11-14, 2019 in Baltimore, Maryland. The theme of this year’s conference was “Generating Power: Impact. Influence. Endurance.” USJ students were selected to
Reading Time: 5 minutes The following students have been named to the University of Saint Joseph Dean’s List for the spring 2019 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.” “Time and again, our students prove their dedication to the University’s
Reading Time: 1 minute On April 17, 2019, the Connecticut Immigrant and Refugee Coalition (CIRC) held their 22ndAnnual Connecticut Immigrant Day at the state capitol. This ceremony recognized 19 immigrants living in the state of Connecticut who have made significant contributions to the state and nation, including the University of Saint Joseph’s (USJ) Campus Ministry Music Coordinator Ezequiel Menéndez.