Board & Staff


The Connection Board Members wearing pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness

Chairwoman- Virginia Cepeda
Vice Chairwoman- Winnie Cavazini
Treasurer- Christina Goulding
Secretary- Maria Williams
Executive Director- Wendy Graeb

Ann Berkery
Stacie Collins
Julie Lanzone
Erika Melchiorre
Aimee Messer
Betsy Phillips
Nora Radest
Marianne Suffern
June Wessel


Administration Name
Executive Director Wendy Graeb
Director of Philanthropy Lauren Nisenson
Information Technology Director Jennifer Bogut
Office Manager Nancy MacNiven
Accounting Director  David Savino
Customer Service Supervisor Angela Johnson
Lead Customer Service Representative Assata Knox
Marketing Director Josette Luciano
Marketing Associate Lesley Calvert
Director of Grants and Special Projects Jayne Graepel
Senior Director and New Business Specialist  Andrea Falcone
Maintenance Supervisor  Val Robinson
Youth Programming Name
Aquatics Director Andrea Falcone
Assistant Aquatics Director Jeff Porter
Gymnastics Director Leslie McPeek
Dance & Performing Arts Director Jessica Fascenelli Weisenbach
Specialty Youth Programs Director Laura Burton
Director of Enrichment Programs and Camps Sean O’Connor
On Site AfterSchool Director Michelle Stelluto
Preschool Head Teacher Christina Carosella
Special Needs Program Director Christina Piccirillo
Adult Programming Name
Adult Fitness & Wellness Program Director Sangeeta Benbow
Aquatics Director Andrea Falcone
Fitness Center Director Russell Graham
Dance & Performing Arts Director Jessica Fascenelli Weisenbach
Community Service Name
Pathways Director Lesley Andrews
Special Needs Director Christina Piccirillo
ESL Director Jane Walbridge