Board of Directors


Scott Boardman

President, Hickok & Boardman Insurance Group

Flynn Center

John Bossange

Chair of the Mercy Connections Board, Educational Consultant/Mentor; Retired Career School Principal


Matt Daly

Attorney, Daly & Daly, P.C.


Erica Dean

Co-Chair of Jazz Jam Committee, Senior Employee Relations Advisor, Comcast


Dawn Ellinwood

Chair of Annual May Luncheon Committee, Vice President, Student Affairs/Dean of Students St. Michael's College

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Lacretia Johnson Flash

Sr. Advisor/Chief of Staff, HR Diversity & Multicultural Affairs, University of Vermont


Yael Friedman

Chair of Governance and Trustee Committee, Major Gifts Officer, University of Vermont Medical Center Foundation

Sarah George

Sarah George

State’s Attorney for Chittenden County

Erik Hoekstra

Erik Hoekstra

Managing Partner, Redstone


Rosa Laboy-Hernandez

Director of Talent Management, University of Vermont Medical Center


Kathy LaCross

Vice President, Community Banking; Northfield Savings Bank


Hank Lambert

Chair of the Mission Integration Committee, Consultant, Lambert Mediation and Consulting, Mercy Associate


Bobbe Maynes

Chair of Marketing Committee, Realtor, Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman


Larry Michaels

Chair of Finance Committee, Realtor, Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman


Jenny Naylor

Chair of Development Committee, Vice President JP Morgan Private Bank


Rowshan Nemazee, Ph.D

Mercy Connections Sponsors' Council Liaison

Heidi St. Peter

Heidi St. Peter, M. Ed.

Assistant Director of Academic Support, St. Michael’s College

Mary Sullivan

Mary Sullivan

Vice Chair of the Natural Resource Committee, VT House of Representatives


Heidi Stumpff

Senior Vice President Commercial Real Estate Finance, People's United Bank


Carol Vallett

Vice Chair of Mercy Connections Board of Directors, Chair of Program Committee, Research Associate Professor, College of Education and Social Services, University of Vermont

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Leslie McCrorey Wells

Co-Chair of Jazz Jam Committee, Owner Pizzaria Verita, Trattoria Delia, and Sotto Enoteca