Board of Directors

 

2017-18 CFOG Directors, Officers and Standing Committee Members

DIRECTORS

Abigail Albair, VNA Community Healthcare & Hospice
Aaron Bayer, Wiggin & Dana
Arielle Levin Becker, Connecticut Health Foundation
Len Besthoff, NBC Connecticut
Mary Connolly, Daily Newspapers Vaness de la Torre, WNPR
David DesRoches, WNPR David Fink, Partnership for Strong Communities
Robert Frahm, Freelance Writer
Paul Giguere, Connecticut Nonprofit Alliance
Gary Gold, Attorney at Law Joy Haenlein, Connecting through Literacy: Incarcerated Parents, their Children, and Caregivers
Denis Horgan, Daily Newspapers
Michele Jacklin, Michele Jacklin Communication LLC
Bernard Kavaler, Express Strategies Daniel Klau, McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP
Kevin Lembo, CT State Comptroller Janet Manko, Lakeville Journal
Martin Margulies, Quinnipiac University Paul Marks, Manchester Community College
Morgan McGinley, Daily Newspapers Colleen M. Murphy, FOI Commission
Stephen Nevas, Nevas Law Group
Ronni Newton, We-Ha.com
Mitchell W. Pearlman, University of Connecticut
Paula Pearlman, FOI Commission
Tom Puleo, Central Connecticut State university
Mike Savino, Meriden Record-Journal
Tom Scheffey, Legal Affairs Writer Mary Schwind, FOI Commission
Marie Shanahan, University of Connecticut  James H. Smith, Daily Newspapers
Christine Stuart, CTNewsJunkie.com Catie Talarski, WNPR
Harry Weller, Office of the Chief State’s Attorney

OFFICERS

President Bernard Kavaler
First Vice President  David Fink
Second Vice President  Tom Puleo
Secretary Mitchell W. Pearlman
Treasurer Michele Jacklin
 

 

MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The foregoing Officers and Gary Gold (Immediate Past-President), Aaron Bayer, Arielle Levin Becker, Colleen Murphy, Joy Hainlein and Paul Marks.

MEMBERS OF THE NOMINATING COMMITTEE

David Fink (Chair), Aaron Bayer and Mitchell Pearlman.

COUNSEL

Atty. William Fish, Jr., Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Katherine Garner