Board of Corporators

Board of Corporators 

Role of the Corporator

Corporators are voting members of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest. As a body, the membership is responsible for electing other Corporators and the Board of Directors from within this group.  Corporators are elected to a term of five-years, commencing at the annual meeting. Members in good standing are eligible for re-election to one or more successive terms. Corporators may be invited to serve as active volunteers or committee members.

Responsibilities and expectations

Corporators are asked to show tangible support for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest.  Corporators will support the mission of the agency which is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.  Corporators are chosen because of their involvement in community or business activities that can advance this mission and the agency’s ability to fulfill this mission.

It is expected that each Corporator will personally do the following:

1. Attend the annual meeting and participate in the election of Directors and Corporators.

2. Learn about and support the agency’s programs and services; and as often as possible, attend our events as a supporter of our mission and programs.

3. Make an annual financial contribution to the Directors & Corporators Fund, an operating reserve.

4. Consider the agency as part of your priority philanthropic planning, above and beyond the D&C Fund.

5. Serve on an annual event committee or board standing committee, act as an ambassador for the agency, share a technical skill or provide professional expertise for the agency, or assist with supporter appreciation activities (opportunities listed below).

6. Notify the Agency Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of any changes in contact information or a resignation.

The Board of Corporators of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest, Inc. are as follows:

Board of Corporators

Peter Badalament

David Bagdon

Traci Baracsi

Janet Bessette

Sam Bitar

Karen Boehnke

Melissa Brady

Christopher Brunell

Jason Camuti

Barbara Clifford

David Cole

Geoffrey Dancey

Byron Deane

Morgan Dewey

Andrea Goodman

Sal Guerra

Susan Gunnell

David Harelson

Carol Harvey

Ethan Freishtat

Gary MacConnell

Helder Machado

Yasmine Ouweijan

Deborah Penta

Nathan Pine

Rich Schwarz

Peter Stanton

Patrick Stephan

Garry Weiner

Pauline White

Major Gifts Committee

Jack Hoehlein - Chair

Ethan Freishtat

Sal Guerra

Ryan Kittredge

Sheila McCarthy

Mike Powers

Charlie Tillett

Garry Weiner


STEM Advisory Committee

Bill Rigney

Kathy Hooper

Jesse Urban

Andrei Ursache

Barbara Jorda

Irene Porro