Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of a diverse, bi-partisan group of business and civic leaders who care deeply about the state of public education in Connecticut.

Steven J. Simmons, Chairman
Simmons/Patriot Media & Communications

Ramani Ayer, Vice-Chairman
Retired Chairman & CEO,
The Hartford

Joseph F. Brennan
President & CEO,
Connecticut Business & Industry Association

Roxanne Coady
President & Founder,
RJ Julia Booksellers

Mitchell Etess
Senior Advisor,
Mohegan Sun Tribal Council

William W. Ginsberg
President & CEO,
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Garth Graham
Aetna Foundation

Brian Kreiter
Head of Client Services & Marketing
Bridgewater Associates

Vincent Petrini
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs
Yale New Haven Hospital System

Alan Schnitzer
The Travelers Companies, Inc.

Joe Voelker
SVP, Human Resources
Stanley Black & Decker

Dudley N. Williams, Jr.
Retired Senior Vice President, Corporate Citizenship & Diversity,
GE Asset Management, Inc.