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
Shaun Fitzgerald '71
Owner, Fitzgerald Appraisals
Vice Chair
Matthew O. Littlefield '99
Managing Director, UBS Financial Services Inc.
Vice Chair
Christine G. Savage '92
Partner, Choate Hall & Stewart, LLP
Vice Chair
George "Trigger" Burke '56, HON '96
Andrew Mangels
Vice Chancellor, Administration and Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst


Thomas Ackerman '76
Financial Consultant
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
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
Steve Buckley '78
Sports Columnist, Boston Herald
James Buonomo '74, '76G
Consultant, JRB Advising
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
Principal, Quanah Capital Corporation
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.
Benjamin Happ '98
Head of Marketing and Investor Relations, Myriad Asset Management
George Hertz '69, G'73
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
Chair, Boston Committee
Paul Manganaro '87
Sole Officer & Owner, Manganaro Bloodstock, Inc.
Jessica Morrison '19
Student, UMass Amherst
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, Executive Jet Management
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
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.
Robert Woolridge '83
General Manager, W Atlanta Buckhead, W Hotels

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
Gretchen Gerzina
Dean, Commonwealth Honors College
John McCarthy
Acting 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.
Tricia Serio
Dean, College of Natural Sciences
Gregory Thomas '91
Manufacturing Strategist, Corning Incorporated
UMass Amherst Alumni Association President