Staff

Gregg Croteau, Executive Director
Ed Frechette, Chief Innovation Officer
Zenub Kakli, Chief Program Officer
Jessica Wilson, Chief Operating Officer


UTEC Directors
Tressa Stazinski, Senior Director of Programs

David Crump, Director of Youth Promise

Jonathan Lunde, Director of Streetwork

Geoff Foster, Director of Organizing and Policy
Nancy Schiavone, Director of Development
Erin Harris, Director of Evaluation

Jessica Yurwitz, Senior Director of Learning

 

Streetworkers 

Veasna "Mao" Kang, Streetworker

Johnny Chheng, Streetworker

 

Transformational Beginnings 

Leslie Rivera, Transformational Beginnings Coach

Anthony Ellis, Transformational Beginnings Coach

Elaine Rezende, Transitional Beginnings specialist*

Aaron Uehara, Transformational Beginnings Specialist*


Transitional Coaches 

Tom Southerton, Senior Transitional Coach 

Tom Sun, Transitional Coach
Sophea Sou, Transitional Coach

Ohilda Difo, Transitional Coach

Elena Ansara, LICSW, Counselor

Lauren Fairman, Enrichment Specialist*

 

Workforce Development Program Staff

Manny Sequeira, Program Manager

Jim Buccholz, Mattress Warehouse Operations Manager

 

Culinary and Catering Social Enterprise Program 
Sam Putnam, Culinary Innovator
Kodi Semon, Culinary Program Manager

Wilfredo Pizarro, Culinary Specialist*

 

Cafe UTEC Social Enterprise Program

Will Ferriera, Cafe UTEC Program Manager

 Diamond Asaneh, Cafe Specialist*

 

Woodworking Social Enterprise Program

Ken Gibson, Woodworking Program Manager

 

Education 

Jennifer CaleHiSET Social Educator

Nick Pelonia, Social Justice Educator

Sadyra Martinez, SoJust Specialist*

Dara Kong, HISET/Workforce Specialist*

Ashley Squires, HiSET Specialist*

Elizabeth Miraglia, HISET Specialist*

 

Organizing

Melissa Maharaj, Teens Leading the Way Coordinator


Evaluation

Jephine Ajwala, Data and Evaluation Analyst


Enterprise Operations
Joelle Geisler, Events Manager 
Elizabeth Cheung, Events Specialist*

Colin Murphy, AV/Cinematography Specialist*

 

Development 

Dawn Grenier, Associate Director of Development

Susan Barrett, Grant Writer

Dimitrios Booras, Development VISTA*


Administration and Operations 

Miguel Quinones, AmeriCorps Program Manager

Carole Kelly, Admin Coordinator

Noella Rourke, Controller

Connie Golen, Bookkeeper

Jeff Jackson, Facility Manager

Julie Yim, Front Desk Associate

 

  *AmeriCorps Members