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.
Chief Human Resource Officer (retired) — 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
Joette Katz, J.D.
Partner – Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Robert King, B.A.
Senior Vice President, Original Content — ESPN
Paddi LeShane, M.B.A.
CEO — Sullivan & LeShane, Inc.
Sherry Manetta, M.B.A.
Manager – Glenwood Strategies, LLC
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
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.
Vice President, Business Risk Management — Thrivent Financial
James Wakim, J.D.
President and Chief Operating Officer — The Simon Konover Company
Kathleen Driscoll Amatangelo ’62
President - KDA Interiors
Gerald J. Boisvert, B.S.
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer — Hartford Hospital
Gregory A. Boyko, J.D.
Chairman & CEO, Hartford Life International (retired)Honorary Consul General of Japan
Judith A. Carey, RSM, M’72, H’91, Ph.D.
Sandra Bender Fromson, Ph.D.
Academic Specialist – Urban Studies Program University of Connecticut
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.†
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
Reading Time: 2 minutes At The Hartford, a company with 200 years of expertise in property and casualty insurance, group benefits and mutual funds offering a Freshman Experience Program makes sense for everyone involved. If you ask most first-year college students, typically about 18 years old if they want a career in property insurance they might need some help
Reading Time: 1 minute The University continues to monitor the guidance from federal, state, and local officials regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. Aligned with our priority of meeting students’ educational needs while keeping faculty, students and staff safe, please note that as of Monday, March 23, 2020, all instruction offered by the University of Saint Joseph – including labs and
Reading Time: 3 minutes About 15 months before the lights got flipped on in the stadium, the Super Bowl LIV Host Committee was already starting to make plans in Miami, Fla., for February 2, 2020 – Game Day. The backbone of the series of events, including staffing for Game Day events is all of the volunteers and short-term paid
Reading Time: 2 minutes When USJ students get selected for a very competitive scholarship, you know there are going to be cheers heard around campus. Our entire community is grateful to the CVS Health Foundation for granting the University a $4,000 scholarship to distribute to deserving Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) students. The excitement and gratitude was led by faculty
Reading Time: 1 minute On Friday, March 6 the 2019-2020 USJ basketball season officially came to a close. The men’s historic season ended with a hard-fought loss to Hobart in the first round of the Division III NCAA Tournament. In 2019-2020 the men captured their first-ever GNAC conference title, en route to a 26-3 record that included an unblemished
Reading Time: 1 minute At the Institute for Advanced Studies in Asian Cultures and Theologies (IASACT) 15th-anniversary conference, USJ’s Reverend Joseph Cheah, OSM, Ph.D., Professor of Religious Studies and Theology, shared his presentation titled, “Asian Pneumatology of the FABC and the Reimagining of the Hospitality and Spirituality in Asia”. Following the conference, his work was accepted by the prestigious international
Reading Time: 1 minute Freshman midfielder Noah Mocksfield (Colchester, Conn.) of the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) men’s lacrosse team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Rookie of the Week, announced Monday, March 2, by conference officials. It marks the first time in program history that men’s lacrosse has received a weekly GNAC honor. OFFICIAL GNAC RELEASE Mocksfield set the bar for
Reading Time: 2 minutes The Dietetic Internship Certificate Program at the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) is widely recognized as a top program for individuals interested in pursuing careers in nutrition and dietetics. Alongside faculty guidance, students complete rotations in a variety of fields, giving them the experience that will help them succeed in the future. James Jamieson, a