Board of Directors

Officers of the Board

board-chairsPresident
Edward O. Handy, III 

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
The Washington Trust Company

Vice President
Jyothi Subramaniam
Former Faculty
Johnson and Wales University

Treasurer
Harley Frank
President
Admiral Packaging, Inc.

Secretary
Mark Freel
Partner
Locke Lord, LLP

Members of the Board

Louis Amoriggi
Senior Vice President
Webster Bank

Maureen Barishian
Senior Accountant/Investment Analyst
Bryant University

Kate Brewster
Executive Director
Jonnycake Center of Peace Dale*

James A. Bussiere
Senior Vice President
Amica Mutual Insurance Company

Michael DiSandro
SVP & Team Leader
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Mary Eastman
Head of Personal Investment Acceleration
Fidelity Investments

Kimberly Fernandez
Executive Director
Federal Hill House Association*

Rilwan Feyisitan, Jr.
Executive Director
Community Action Partnership of Providence*

Gregory Garger
Executive Director, Labor & Employee Relations
Textron, Inc.

Brian Gross
Creative Partner
NAIL

Kim Keck
President and Chief Executive Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island

Robert Leach
Senior Relationship Manager
TD Bank

David Macchioni
District Director
Stop & Shop

Peter Marino
President and Chief Executive Officer
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island

Eugene Martin
President and Chief Executive Officer
Gordon Brothers Finance Company

Kathy O’Donnell
SVP and Head of Public Affairs
Citizens Bank

Russell Partridge
Executive Director
WARM Center*

Renee St. John
Controller
Community Care Alliance*

Tanisha Simpson
Senior Manager of Volunteer and Nutrition Services
Westbay Community Action*

Lisa Wesner
VP, Global Brand Finance
Hasbro

* Member Agency of the Food Bank


Honorary Board Members

Stephen Ashworth
Managing Director
US Trust, Bank of America

Patricia M. Cerilli, CPA
Partner
Mullen Scorpio Cerilli

Wayne Charness
Retired Sr. VP Corporate Communications
Hasbro

Kim Cummins
SVP, Organizational Performance
Fidelity Investments

Frank D. DePetrillo
Retired Community Liaison
RI Department of Human Services

Alan Shawn Feinstein
Philanthropist
The Feinstein Foundation

Gerry Fernandez
President & Founder
Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance

Mary M. Flynn, PhD, RD, LDN
Research Dietitian & Associate Professor of Medicine, Clinical
The Miriam Hospital & Brown University

Charles S. Fradin
Consultant
The Sirenic Trust

Arnold M. Friedman
Retired Counsel
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP

Kathleen Gorman, PhD
Director, University of Rhode Island
Feinstein Center for a Hunger-Free America

Douglas Johnson, PhD
President
Heritage Consulting Group, Inc.

Michele Lederberg
General Counsel & Chief Administrative Officer
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI

Donna Lee
Retired Food Editor
The Providence Journal

Dorothy Licht
Former First Lady
State of Rhode Island

Joseph J. MarcAurele
Chairman & CEO
The Washington Trust Company

Bob McDonough
Former Administrator for Family & Adult Services
RI Department of Human Services

John D. Muggeridge
VP Public Affairs
Fidelity Investments

John Murphy
Partner
KPMG LLP

Linda Newton
Independent Consultant
Newton & Newton, LLC

Pauline Perkins Moye
Director of Social Services
Newport Housing Authority

Robert Powers
Retired Sr. Vice President, HR
Textron Systems

Mark A. Ross
Retired Vice President
Ross-Simons Jewelers

Dennis Roy
Chief Executive Officer
East Bay Community Action

Cheryl A. Senerchia
Vice President, Compliance
The Washington Trust Company

Richard Silverman

Honorable Justice William Smith
Federal District Judge

Lisa Stanton
General Manager
Monitise Americas

Debbie Thurston
Volunteer Food Coordinator
TAPIN

William R. Walter
President and CEO
Innovative Solutions for Non-Profits, Inc.

Marilyn Warren
Executive Director
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center

Ray Welsh
District Manager
Stop & Shop Companies

Robert A. Weygand
Director
Master of Public Administration Program
University of Rhode Island

Christopher C. Whitney
Partner
Pierce Atwood LLP