Board of Directors

Missy Puliafico - President
Director of Educational Affairs, UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA; Owner/operator, The Brookfield Inn, Brookfield, MA.

Joan Walker- Treasurer
Retired town accountant for the town of Charlton, Mass.

Deb Christensen- Secretary
Partner at Livingston and Haynes, P.C. , a certified public accounting firm

Roy Dennington
Vietnam veteran, retired

The Rev. Dr. Beverly Prestwood-Taylor(ex-officio)
Pastor, Athol Congregational Church, and executive director of The Brookfield Institute

Damien Berthiaume(ex-officio)


Cynthia LaBombard
An active volunteer with many local groups, including vice president of the Friends of Quabbin, historian and treasurer of the Ware Historical Society, member of the Ware Historical Commission and the Ware Cultural Council

Daniel Ryan Flynn
Ware River News

Susan Rutherford
Retired executive director of the Quaboag Valley Community Development Corp.

John Zienowicz
Director, Ware Senior Center