Leadership Team

Executive Team

Katherine Verano, Executive Director

Karen Camboulives, Director of Finance & Administration

Margaret Soussloff, Director of Grants & Compliance

Alice Soscia, Director of Major Gifts & Development

Nazmie BatistaAssociate Director of Residential Programs and Counseling Services, New London

Chelsea Randall, Associate Director of Court Support Services, VALE and Counseling Norwich

Tammy Phillips, Supervisor of Shelter and Counseling Services

Luanna Pina, Supervisor of Transitional Housing Programs

Kris Wraight, Associate Director of Prevention & Restorative Practices

Susan Noyes, Community Resources Coordinator

Board of Directors

Laura Mooney, Ph.D.
Community Volunteer, Former Board Chair of Lyme Youth Services Bureau

Michael L. Graves
Vice President
Project Manager, Dominion Nuclear

Lisa H. Picarazzi
Senior Project Controls Specialist, Dominion Nuclear

Andrew R. Barker
Co-Founder, Hudson Street Strategies

Elsie C. Childs
Community Volunteer

James M. Eckerle
Business Consultant

Peter Eliel
Community Volunteer

Suzanne Walsh Erno
Vice President Senior Commercial Lender, Guilford Savings Bank

Gregory Massad
Attorney, Messier, Massad & Burdick, LLC

Jeffrey V. Nixon
Chief of Police, Groton Long Point Police Department

Susan Noyes
Community Volunteer, Safe Futures

Roger W. Parkman
Realtor, William Pitt Sotheby’s Essex

Wendy Riches
Community Volunteer, Former CEO/Chairman, OgilvyOne North America

Linda Sample
President, A Thyme to Cook, Inc.

Amanda L. Sisley
Attorney, Block, Janney & Pascal, LLC

Katherine Verano
Executive Director, Safe Futures