top of page
AdobeStock_117698567 (1).jpeg


Tricia Cunningham

Executive Director

phone: 860.245.0222 ext. 5

Marlynn Benker

Social Worker

phone: 860.245.0222 ext. 1 | cell: 860.501.4816

Trisha Dani

Case Worker

phone: 860.245.0222  ext. 2 | cell: 860.772.6068

Kathryn Keller

Marketing, Communications & Grants Manager

phone: 860.245.0222 ext. 3

Ashley Lane

Donor Relations Manager

phone: 860.245.0222 ext. 4


Board Officers

Annemarie Seifert, Ph.D.


Campus Director, UConn Avery Point

Rev. Dr. Lonnie Brown

Vice President

Senior Minister, Union Baptist Church

 Rev. Adam Thomas


Rector, St. Mark's Episcopal Church

 Robert Sampson


Founder & CEO, RJS Financial Group

Board Members

Joshua Carter

Executive Director, Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center


Lauren Cipriani-Espineira

Director of Operations, Orthopedic Surgery Department, Hartford Healthcare | Backus Hospital


Eric Foster, Esq.

Managing Partner & Attorney at Law,  Eric Lindh Foster Law LLC

Betsy Moukawsher

Town Clerk, Town of Groton

Lian Obrey 

Realtor, RE/MAX Home Team

Crystal Sides

Senior Vice President & Chief  Operations Officer, Dime Bank

Rev. Dr. G. Kenneth Carpenter, Emeritus 

Retired Minister, Union Baptist Church & Founder, Always Home

bottom of page