Foundation Board


Patricia A. Parcellin '81
CEO (retired), Girls Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts
Chair, UMass Amherst Foundation
Shaun Fitzgerald '71
Owner, Fitzgerald Appraisals
Vice Chair
Matthew O. Littlefield '99
Managing Director, UBS Financial Services Inc.
Vice Chair & Chair, Committee on Directors & Governance
Christine G. Savage '92
Partner, Choate Hall & Stewart, LLP
Vice Chair
Andrew P. Mangels
Vice Chancellor, Administration and Finance, University of Massachusetts Amherst


Thomas F. Ackerman '76
Financial Consultant
Caren P. Arnstein '77
Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs (retired), Genzyme Corporation
Vice Chair, Development Committee
Douglas A. Berthiaume ‘71, HON'05
Chairman (retired), Waters Corporation
John L. Brooks, III '72, G'73
President & CEO NeuroBo Pharmaceuticals
Past Chair, Development Committee
James R. Buonomo '74, '76G
Consultant, JRB Advising
Michelle A. Cardinal '89
CEO & Co-Founder, Rain the Growth Agency
Paul J. Carney '82
Madhura V. Chacko '80G
Director and Founding Member, Credit Capital Research, LLC
Christopher F. Coleman '94
EVP, Head of Global Sales, State Street Corporation
Denise M. Coll '75
President (retired), Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. North America Division
Chair, Development Committee
Robert "Bob" L. Epstein '67
Co-Chairman, Horizon Beverage Company
Daniel E. Feder '84
Managing Director of Investments at University of Michigan
Robert S. Feldman
Deputy Chancellor (Retired), University of Massachusetts Amherst
David G. Fubini '76
Director Emeritus, McKinsey & Company, Senior Lecturer Harvard Business School
Benjamin James Anderson Gallacher '16
Principal, Blue Deer Capital Partners
Nan Giner '81
Practice Group Leader, Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP/Equity Partner
Past Chair, Planned Giving Committee
HaoHao Guo '11
Financial Director, Massachusetts International Academy
George K. Hertz '69, G'73
Chair, Finance & Audit Committee
James G. Hunt, DDS '77
Partner, Amity Street Dental
Elizabeth Anne Husted '82
Managing Director (retired), Goldman Sachs
Pamela M. Jacobs '69
Past Chair, Stewardship and Donor Relations Committee
James "Jess" Kane '70
Founding Partner, Natick Dental Partners and Dental Associates of Walpole
Past Chair, Athletics Committee
Christopher Litster '91
Paul Manganaro '87
Sole Officer & Owner, Manganaro Bloodstock, Inc.
Nicholas C. Markey '13
Senior Manager, Deloitte
James P. Palermo '77
Founding Partner, Breton Capital Management, LLC
Karen M. Peters '87
Vice President Business Administration, New England Wire Products Co., Inc.
Nancy J. Rosen '70
Kimberly E. Sherman '87, '15G
Assistant Professor Economics & Management, Westfield State University
Charles H. Sherwood '72 MS, '77 PhD
President/CEO/Director (retired) Anika Therapeutics, Inc.
John N. Spinney '87
COO & CFO Bracebridge Capital, LLC
Peter G. Trovato '05
Co-Founder and Partner, Copley Equity Partners
Patrick J. Veale '79
Area President, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Past Chair, Athletics Committee
Michael J. Weir '76
Founder, WeirGroup, LLC

Emeriti Directors

John A. Armstrong
Vice President, Science and Technology (retired), IBM
Henry L. Barr '68
Senior Partner, Barr & Cole Attorneys at Law
Peter L. Bloom '78
EVP of Operations Excellence, Teleperformance
George "Trigger" Burke '56, HON '96
David J. Der Hagopian '72
Principal, Quanah Capital Corporation
Kenneth R. Feinberg ’67, HON'02
Founder/Managing Partner Law Offices of Kenneth R. Feinberg, PC
Beth C. Gamel '78G
Managing Director (retired) Argent Wealth Management
David H. Gaunt '67, 70G
Partner Murray & Gaunt
Merry C. Glosband '68
Consultant to Museums and Nonprofits, Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Professional Studies, Brandeis University
Dev V. Gupta '77 PhD
Secretary, Treasurer & Director Spero Devices, Inc.
D. Gibson Hammond '77G
Partner (retired), Deloitte
Melvin Howard '57
Vice Chairman (retired), Xerox Corporation
Martin G. Jacobson '68
President & Director (retired), Glenell Associates, LLP
Richard M. Kelleher '73
Chairman & Principal, Pyramid Hotel Group
John F. Kennedy '76
Founder & Treasurer, Calusa Construction
Robert M. Mahoney '70
Retired President and CEO, Belmont Savings Bank
Gordon N. Oakes Jr. ’63, HON'88
Charles N. Robinson '71
Vice Chairman, Rogers and Gray Insurance
Ed D. Shirley '78
Partner, PTW Capital, LLC
Earl W. Stafford, Sr.'76
Chairman & CEO, The Stafford Foundation

Ex Officios

Philip E. Bakerman '07
UMass Alumni Association President
Assistant Director Alumni Relations, Johns Hopkins University
Barbara Krauthamer
Dean, College of Humanities and Fine Arts
Sanjay Raman
Dean, College of Engineering
Tricia R. Serio
Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, UMass Amherst
Arwen Staros Duffy
Vice Chancellor for Advancement
Executive Director University of Massachusetts Amherst Foundation
Kumble R. Subbaswamy
Chancellor, University of Massachusetts Amherst