Danielle Ambrose
Communications Associate
Danielle holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in English Language and Literature from Gordon College. She has served professionally and as a
 volunteer at local churches, non-profits ...  +

Dave Brooker
President & Chief Executive Officer
Dave is a graduate of Bowling Green State University and a CPA. He has previously been a business owner, an investment manager of a large financial institution and a senior ... +



Angela Colantonio, MPH, CPH

Director of Implementation, Health & Basic Needs Initiatives

Angela holds a Master of Public Health from the University of Connecticut and is a graduate of Trinity College, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in biology and ... +


Jaleith Gary
Director of Philanthropy
Jaleith is a graduate of Colgate University and has worked in fundraising, client relations and investment management capacities at a local private equity firm. She ...  +



Althea Henderson, MM
Office Administrator
Althea holds a Master of Management degree from Cambridge College. She has extensive experience in office management and administration, and has ... +


Russell Jarvis
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Russell holds a Master of Arts in sustainable international development from the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University and is a graduate ... +



Rosa McGuire
Volunteer Manager
Rosa is a graduate of Gordon College with more than twenty years of experience working in culturally diverse and intergenerational settings. She currently ... +


Rosaicela Rodriguez 
Director of Implementation, Children & Youth Initiatives
Rosaicela holds a Bachelor of Human Services from Springfield College and has served the Hartford community for over twenty years. She is well versed in community mobilization...+ 



Jessica Sanderson, Ph.D.
Senior Director of Research & Strategy
Jessica holds a doctoral degree from the University of Connecticut's Human Development and Family Studies program with a concentration in marriage and family ... +


Sarah Thompson
Director of Communications & Volunteer Mobilization
Sarah holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in community education from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Over the past fifteen years, she has held many creative roles at ... +