Board of Directors


The Board of Directors at Partners for Youth with Disabilities, Inc. is responsible for reviewing and advising management on matters affecting the strategic, operational, clinical, market, and financial conditions of the organization. The Board performs its role by receiving and reviewing financial, management, and fundraising updates and reports from the Executive Director, selected staff and/or outside consultants including Independent Auditors.

In addition to meetings in the whole, the Board performs its oversight role through several committees including the Executive Committee, Finance Committee, Nominating Committee, and Fundraising Committee. These committees and/or the Board as a whole are responsible for approving the organization's strategic plan, annual budget and financial statements, and general organizational, financial, and operating policies.

Additionally, the Board maintains direct oversight of the organization's Executive Director and approves any changes in the Executive Director's compensation structure. Board composition is designed to maximize access to necessary professional financial, marketing, business, and fundraising skills while maintaining diversity and close ties to the disability community.

Members


Margaret Covell
President

Senior Advisor, Thomas H. Lee Partners
Joe DeAngelis, MD
Clerk

Orthopedic Surgeon, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Lynn Gonsalves
Vice President

Chief Operating Officer, Life is Good Playmakers
Jay S. Krish
Vice President of Governance, Risk, and Compliance Technology; State Street Corporation
Neil Leonard
Vice President

Dianne Lescinskas
Program Development Manager, Massachusetts Autism Commission
Stephen J. Mastrocola
Partner, Ernst & Young LLP
Stephen Puzzo
Treasurer

Partner, PriceWaterhouseCoopers
George Recck
Lecturer in Mathematics, Babson College
J. Randall Thompson
Chief Executive Officer & President, ThompsonGas & Electric Service, Inc.

Honorary


Tracy Atkinson
Executive Vice President, State Street Corporation
Benjamin Golub
President & CEO, Gluster
Joseph D. Steinfield, Esq.
Partner, Prince Lobel Tye LLP
Jennifer Mitsch Williams
Owner, First Class Carpentry, Inc.
Oz Mondejar
Senior Vice President of Mission and Advocacy, Partners Continuing Care, Inc.