Foundation Board


Richard M. Kelleher '73
Chairman, CEO & Founder, Pyramid Advisors, LLC
Chair, UMass Amherst Foundation
Patricia Parcellin '81
CEO, Girls Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts
Chair-elect, Chair
Christine G. Savage '92
Partner, Choate Hall & Stewart, LLP
Vice Chair
Matthew O. Littlefield '99
Managing Director, UBS Financial Services Inc.
Vice Chair
Shaun Fitzgerald '71
Owner, Fitzgerald Appraisals
Vice Chair
George "Trigger" Burke '56, HON '96
Andrew Mangels
Vice Chancellor, Administration and Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst


Thomas Ackerman '76
Corporate Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Charles River Laboratories
John Armstrong
Vice President, Science and Technology (retired), IBM
Caren Arnstein '77
Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs (retired), Genzyme Corporation
Douglas Berthiaume ‘71, HON'05
Chairman, Waters Corporation
Brent Bottamini '98
Senior Global Emerging Markets Investor, Equity and Fixed Income
Bob Brack '60
President (retired), Barker Steel LLC
John Brooks '72, G'73
CEO, Arete Worldwide, LLC
Chair, Development Committee
Nissage Cadet, M.D. '82
Carney Hospital
Paul J. Carney '82
Madhura Chacko G'80
Director and Founding Member, Credit Capital Research, LLC
Denise Coll '75
President (retired), Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. North America Division
Sean Dandley '85
President & CEO, DSCI
David J. Der Hagopian '72
Founder/President/CEO (retired), Entec Polymers, Inc.
George R. Ditomassi Jr. '57, HON'96
CEO (retired), Milton Bradley Co.
Michael Douvadjian '68
Senior Vice President, UBS Financial Services, Inc.
Alec Dubrowsky '18
Student, UMass Amherst
Robert "Bob" L. Epstein '67
Co-Chairman, Horizon Beverage Company
Daniel Feder '84
Managing Director, Washington University Investment Management Company
David Fubini '76
Director Emeritus, McKinsey & Company, Senior Lecturer Harvard Business School
Vice Chair, Boston Committee
David H. Gaunt '67, G'70
Partner, Murray & Gaunt Partners
Nan Giner '81
Practice Group Leader, Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP/Equity Partner
Chair, Planned Giving Committee
Merry Glosband '68
Consultant to Museums and Nonprofits, Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Professional Studies, Brandeis University
HaoHao Guo '11
Financial Director, Massachusetts International Academy
Rafael Guzman '88
President, RM Technologies, Inc.
D. Gibson (Gib) Hammond G'77
Partner (retired), Deloitte & Touche LLP
Vice President and Chair of Finance & Audit Committee
Benjamin Happ '98
Head of Marketing and Investor Relations, Myriad Asset Management
George Hertz '69, G'73
Sara Hickey '17
Student, UMass Amherst and President of the Student Alumni Association
James Hunt, DDS '77
Partner, Amity Street Dental
Elizabeth Anne Husted '82
Managing Director (retired), Goldman Sachs
Pamela M. Jacobs '69
Chair, Stewardship and Donor Relations Commitee
James "Jess" Kane '70
Founding Partner, Natick Dental Partners and Dental Associates of Walpole
Chair, Athletics Committee
Robert Kaplan
Executive Vice President and Head Global Services Division, State Street Bank & Trust Company
Robert Littleton '71
CEO & Founder, Evergreen Center, Inc.
Robert M. Mahoney '70
President and CEO, Belmont Savings Bank
Vice President and Chair of Boston Committee
Paul Manganaro '87
Sole Officer & Owner, Manganaro Bloodstock, Inc.
James P. Palermo '77
Founding Partner, Breton Capital Management, LLC
Karen Peters '87
Vice President Business Administration, New England Wire Products Co., Inc.
David Richter '96
Vice President, Aircraft Management Sales, Jeteffect, Inc.
Charles Robinson '71
Vice Chairman, Rogers and Gray Insurance
Andrew T. Rudd
Chairman & CEO, Advisor Software, Inc.
Charles Sherwood '72 MS, '77 PhD
President/CEO/Director of Anika Therapeutics, Inc.
Edward Shirley '78
President & CEO (retired) Bacardi Limited
Gregory Thomas '91
Manufacturing Strategist, Corning Incorporated
Peter Trovato '05
Co-Founder and Partner, Copley Equity Partners
Patrick J. Veale '79
Area President, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Mark Winter '08
Convexity Capital Management L.P.

Emeriti Directors

Henry L. Barr '68
Senior Partner, Barr & Cole Attorneys at Law
Kenneth R. Feinberg ’67, HON'02
Founder/Managing Partner, Feinberg Rozen, LLP
Melvin Howard '57
Vice Chairman (retired), Xerox Corporation
Gordon N. Oakes Jr. ’63, HON'88

Ex Officios

Kumble R. Subbaswamy
Chancellor, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Michael A. Leto
Vice Chancellor for Development and Alumni Relations
Executive Director
Michaella Morzuch '03, G'08
Health Research Analyst, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., President UMass Amherst Alumni Association
Katherine Newman
Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, UMass Amherst
Charles Pagnam
Vice President for Advancement and Executive Vice President for the UMass System Foundation, Inc.