Our Team & Board

We share a deep passion for the work we do to better the lives of our most vulnerable neighbors.


Karen LaFrazia
President & CEO
Andrew Russell
Vice President of Philanthropy
Molly Dugan, MSW, LICSW
Director of Behavioral Health
Andrea Farina, PhD
Vice President of Strategy & Program Initiatives
Beth Grand, LADC1
Associate Director of Workforce Development
Eddy Guerrero
Director of IT
Jim Hockhousen
Vice President of Finance & Administration
Kati Sigel
Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations
Keri Thomas, LICSW
Vice President of Programs and Services
Sandra Honter Williams, LADC1
Associate Director of Recovery Support
Rachel Ellingson, MSW, LICSW
Associate Director of Behavioral Health
Farrah Coady, SHRM-SCP
Director of Human Resources
Rebecca Sullivan
Director of Annual Giving


Kerry Keohane
Leadership Gifts Officer
Torrey Androski
Major Gifts Officer

Board of Directors


Timothy S. Egan, Esq., Retired Partner at PwC


Fr. Thomas Conway, OFM, Ph.D., St. Anthony’s Shrine



Elizabeth Dugan, MSW, Boston Medical Center

Mark Valentino, Citizens

James Berylson, Berylson Capital Partners LLC

Robert J. Bettacchi, RJB Consulting LLC

Monica Bharel, MD, MPH, Advanced Clinical

Ruth Coffin-Villaroel, Liberty Mutual

James M. Frates, Amylyx Pharmaceuticals

Damon Harrell, Alkermes, Inc.

Judith A. Malone, Esq., Bentley University

Katherine Martinez, Mass. Assoc. of Community Development Corporations

Timothy Nolan, The Nolan Group of Ameriprise Financial

Thomas E. Reilly, Jr., Birch Hill Investment Advisors LLC

Michael F. Sexton, Sexton Riley LLP

Susan L. Sgroi, Eversource

Graham Shalgian, Rasky Partners, Inc.

Rishi Shukla, Bram Capital Partners

Richard B. Slifka, Global Petroleum Corporation

Robert Cummings, Fidelity Investments