Staff & Board

Board of Directors

Brian Patrick Sullivan,  President
Emerald Consulting, LLC
Simsbury, CT

Lincoln Thompson,
Vice President                                    Owner                                            Precision Threaded Products South Glastonbury, CT

Tom Veilleux,
Vice President
Human Resources Director
Valvoline Instant Oil Change
West Hartford, CT                   

Mike Agli
Financial Controller
Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Plantsville, CT                

Jennifer Traks
Human Resources Manager
Capital Region Education Council (CREC)
West Hartford, CT                   


Frank Szilagi
Szilagi & Daly
West Hartford, CT

Steven Austin
Hartford Police Department
East Hartford, CT

Gregory Bernard
Director of Alumni Relations
Southern Connecticut State University
Manchester, CT

Richard Berry
Retired, Financial Planner
Berry Group LLP
Granby, CT

Donald Chapman
City of Hartford, Community & Small Business Development Division
Hartford, CT

Brad Drazen
Vice President, Communications & Marketing
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
West Hartford, CT

Melanie Dykas
Robinson and Cole, LLC
Middletown, CT

Norma Eccelente
Vice President, Specialty Asset Manager
U.S. Trust, Bank of America, N.A.
Farmington, CT

Paul Montinieri
Kelly Container
Wethersfield, CT

Administrative Staff

Marilyn Rossetti 
Executive Director

(860) 257-5570

Fred Faulkner
Chief Operating Officer

(860) 257-5571

David Walton 
Director of Finance and Administration

(860) 257-5572

Luis Olmo-Rivera
Development Coordinator

(860) 257-5574

Working Man’s Center 

Stephen Haynes, Director
Working Man’s Center & Open Hearth Works
(860) 525-3447 x141

Enrique Suarez
Working Man’s Center Program Coordinator
(860) 525 3447 x143

Program Staff

James Allen
(860) 525 3447 x143

Kevin Johns
Case Manager
(860) 525 3447 x111

Brittany King
Director of Residential Services
(860) 525 3447 x117

Elijah McFolley
Shelter and Rehousing Program Supervisor
(860) 525 3447 x104

Donyale Newman
Facility Operations Manager
(860) 525 3447 x118

Teri Patterson
Case Manager Supervisor
(860) 525 3447 x105

Frank Tate
Kitchen Supervisor
(860) 525 3447 x102

Michelle White
Intake Coordinator / Cashier
(860) 525 3447 x122

Kieran Williams
Wood Product Sales and Administration
(860) 525 3447 x106

Frederick Woodhouse
Shelter Counselor & Data Management
(860) 525 3447 x108


Anthony Amenta

Dean Andrews

Brien Beakey

Greg Bernard

Mark Casway

Brad Collins

Melanie Dykas

Reid Fraser

Rohan Freeman

Glenn Geathers

Rich Giveans

Raymond Hassett

Charles Herbert

Brian Horton

Karen Hunter

Hobey Hyde

John Jezowski

David Kaplan

Joshua Mirer

Paul Montinieri

Franklin Perry

Anthony Pizzorusso

Jim Sandler

Bill Schaeneman

Zachary Schurin

Laura Settlemyer

Se-Min (Sim) Sohn

Tim Sullivan, Sr.

Cyr Warren