Ambassadors: Supporting Our Mission

Throughout its history, the University of Saint Joseph has been blessed with the talent, resources, and support of the greater community—an asset that has helped advance its programs, mission, and impact on the world.

Today, USJ is grateful for its newest support team, the University of Saint Joseph Ambassadors. These individuals, from industries and organizations in our neighboring community, assist the University efforts by:

  • Acting as advocates for the University
  • Attracting benefactors and funders
  • Utilizing their expertise to further the mission of the University
  • Identifying areas of importance to the University
  • Recruiting students
  • Expanding the University’s visibility locally and nationally

USJ Ambassadors

  • Ronald Angelo, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technologies
  • Monsignor Thomas Barry, St. Patrick Church
  • James (Jim) Bond, Stebbins Bond Associates
  • Melanie Cecarelli ’78, DAA’15, Harvest Development Group
  • Andrew Crumbie, Crumbie Law Group
  • Lisa Curran, Roberts Foundation
  • Eric Daniels, Robinson & Cole LLP
  • Eileen Flaherty, Hartford Board of Education
  • Molly Rees Gavin ’71, DAA’11, Connecticut Community Care, Inc.
  • Cynthia Girgenti, Pratt & Whitney
  • Dr. Carol J. Guardo ’61, DAA’80, H’08, Former Interim President
  • James (Jim) Heffernan, Travelers
  • Antoinette (Toni) Iadarola ’62, DAA’82, Ph.D
  • David (Dave) Jackson, Red Thread
  • Medina Jett, Integrated Compliance Solutions Group
  • William (Bill) Johnson, Johnson Financial Group, LLC
  • Kathleen (Kathy) Kraczkowsky, Elizabeth Park Conservancy
  • Marek Kukulka, Catholic Charities
  • Gail Lebert, Klingberg Family Services
  • Bonnie Malley, Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
  • Robert Mooney, Community Member
  • Sheila Moses, Sheila S. Moses, CPA, P.C.
  • Susan and Ward O’Neil, Community Members
  • Astread Ferron-Poole ’98, Department of Social Services, State of Connecticut
  • Roberta Prescott, The Prescott Group
  • Kenneth Provencher, The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co.
  • Commissioner Patricia Boundy Rehmer M’88, DAA’12, Hartford Healthcare
  • Kelvin Roldan, Rhode Island Department of Education
  • Katie O’Donnell Riccobon ’98, M’02, West Hartford Aquatic Team Inc., Miss Porters
  • Anthony (Tony) Sisti, Community Member
  • Scott Slifka, LEGO Systems, Inc.
  • Filomena Soyster, U.S. Trust, Bank of America
  • Margaret Steeve ’76, DAA’11

To Learn More About Becoming an Ambassador, Contact:

Maggie Pinney ’95
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
[email protected]

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