Who?

Who is A Hand Up?

Board of Directors

Michael Fishman, President
Appointed to the board 2010

Email: President @ a hand up inc.org (eliminate spaces in email address when copying into your email address line)

Jim Rattigan, Vice President
Palmer Holland, Inc; Cleveland, OH
Appointed to Board 2015

Susan Kayeum, Treasurer
UnitedHealthcare, Hartford CT
Appointed to the board 2012

Email: treasurer @ a hand up inc.org (eliminate spaces in email address when copying into your email address line)

David W. Houpert, Secretary
Technology and Process Lead, Zurich North America, Rocky Hill, CT
Appointed to the board 2015

Kristina Bosco, Director

Appointed to the board 2017

Alan Heins, Director
Optical Engineer, AOA Xinetics, East Hartford, CT
Appointed to the board 2016

Jim Ligas, Director

Appointed to the board 2017

Thomas O’Neill, Director
Attorney, Hartford, CT
Appointed to the board 2011

Todd Polley, Director
Wealth Management; Avon, CT
Appointed to the board 2015

Email: warehouse.coordinator @ a hand up inc.org  (eliminate spaces in email address when copying into your email address line)

Donna Vibes, Director
VA Social Worker, Newington, CT
Appointed to the board 2011

Honorary Board Members

Jane Arnold, founding board member
Tom Bonarrigo
Rosemary Cleaves, founding board member
Rosemary DaCunha
Robin Gilmartin, founding board member
Diane Mack, founding board member
Sam Paul
Samantha Dynowski
Christine Pina
Stacie Watson