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Board of Directors

President: Tim Garvin: President and CEO, United Way of Central Massachusetts


Casey Starr: Director of Community Initiatives, Main South Community Development Corporation 


Jessica Walsh: Business Owner, Worcester Wares

  • Leadership Worcester Class of 2018
  • Key to the City of Worcester, August 2016
  •  Co-Director of POW! WOW! Worcester! Art Mural Festival


Andrew Bartholomew: Attorney at Bowditch & Dewey, Worcester 

  • Leadership Worcester Class of 2019


Vanessa Calixto: Curriculum Specialist and Assistant Coordinator, City of Worcester

  • Latino Education Institute – Assistant Coordinator
  • ArtsWorcester – Board Member
  • The Creative Minds Collective – Co-Founder & Director


Pamela Daly: Director of Financial Systems, Consigli Construction

  • Girls Inc. of Worcester – Board President


Liz Leidel: Instructional Coach, WriteBoston

  • Division of Youth Opportunities – Volunteer PD Facilitator


Sonia Paulino: Software Developer, Worcester Public Schools

  • Leadership Worcester Class of 2019


Meghan Burke: Youth Programs Manager, MassHire Metro South


Kim Driscoll: Associate Director of Advancement at Nativity School of Worcester

  • Leadership Worcester Class of 2019


Anne McCarthy: Director of Communications & Volunteers, Girls Inc. of Worcester


Christine Hazen: AVP & Business Continuity Manager, Berkshire Bank


Breanna DiBella: Owner, Creative Director & Graphic Designer, Studio DiBella