Board of Trustees

  • President, Board of Trustees

    Tom is an accomplished trial lawyer and business litigator with over two decades of experience handling commercial disputes on behalf of public and private companies in Connecticut and across the...

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  • Vice President, Board of Trustees
    Francis X. Hursey, President and Founder of On Site Gas Systems Inc. is a pioneer of PSA Oxygen technology. His vision was a...
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  • Kate is a healthcare strategist with leadership experience in marketing products and services.  Her current endeavor is bringing diagnostics commercialization experience to The Jackson Laboratory...

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  • Vénard (Vern) Chanski is a Senior Partner and the Director of Business Operations for Hobson Associates of Cheshire, CT, a search firm specializing in the High Technology, Engineering and Life...

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  • Member of the Board of Directors and President, Gemini Networks, Inc. and Executive Vice President, Chase Enterprises, Hartford, Connecticut.  Gemini Networks, Inc. and Chase Enterprises are...

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  • Carmen Cid

    Dr. Carmen R. Cid is the dean of Arts and Sciences at Eastern Connecticut State University and has 31 years of experience in higher education. As a forest and wetland ecologist, she is best known...

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  • As founder and managing director of The Aspen Group (London, UK), a financial advisory firm providing capital markets training and portfolio management and derivative advisory, Rhonda skillfully...

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  • Dr. Donald P. La Salle is a founder and the former President and CEO of Talcott Mountain Science Center for Student Involvement, Inc. in Avon, CT. In 1983, he founded The Talcott Mountain Academy...

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  • Don graduated from Hampton University, with further Civil Engineering study at the University of Hartford and the University of Connecticut.

    The bulk of his career was in the insurance...

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  • Bernie believes in the adage: “If you’re going to talk the talk, you’ve got to walk the walk”. Simply put, you can say you believe in the fight to save our planet, but you must also do your very...

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