Christine Schuster, RN, MBA

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Christine has over 25 years of healthcare experience. Before joining Emerson Health as President and CEO in 2005, she served as President and CEO of Quincy Medical Center and Athol Memorial Hospital. She also served as COO of the Tenet Saint Vincent Healthcare System, Extended Care Division. Early in her career, she worked as a […]

Dana Neshe

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Dana is the Chair, President and CEO of Middlesex Savings Bank. Since joining the Bank in 1995, she has been responsible for a variety of areas within the Bank including regulatory compliance, retail branches, enterprise risk, human resources, marketing, and community relations. Dana also serves as the President of the Board of the Middlesex Savings […]

Jennifer Leisman Dessert

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Jennifer Leisman Dessert, CLU, CLTC, AEP is a principal member of the team at Leisman Insurance where she specializes in life insurance planning for high-net-worth clients. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, Jenni stays active in the community through her involvement in The Vincent Club, The Winsor School, Penn Lacrosse […]

Chris Gullotti

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Chris is a Financial Advisor, and Partner, at Canby Financial Advisors in Framingham. Chris earned a BS in business administration from the University of New Hampshire and his Master of Science in Financial Planning from Bentley University. He and his wife Amy have three children, Madison, Alex, and Mia. Chris’s numerous interests include cooking (and […]

Kuan Lee

As Grant Operations Associate, Kuan is an important member of the Foundation’s Program team providing administrative and operational support to grant-making and program processes. Prior to the Foundation, Kuan was a UNICEF Chapter president for 4 years. Additionally, at a new Montessori school in MetroWest, he helped set the groundwork for administrative processes and eventually […]

Alyssa Berkson

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As Program Manager, Alyssa Berkson is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management of the Foundation’s core programs, Youth in Philanthropy and the Center for Philanthropy Education, and representing them to the community. She also works closely with the other members of Program staff on additional Foundation programs and initiatives. Before joining the Foundation, Alyssa worked […]

Amelia Cordischi

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Amelia brings extensive marketing and development experience from both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. She has planned numerous galas, produced promotional films for Fortune 500 companies, led archival projects, and has created content for both marketing pieces and annual magazines. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing from Simmons University. […]

Susie Estella

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Susie worked in advertising and marketing for over 14 years at several firms including Arnold Worldwide, Putnam Investments and Partners & Simons. She managed print, TV and radio campaigns for brands such as Stanley Tools, Fleet Bank, and Filene’s Basement. Estella now devotes her time to philanthropic efforts within her community including organizations such as […]

Neeti Ciolino

Neeti has over 20 years of experience in Financial Services across a variety of client-facing and strategic roles. Neeti is currently at HarbourVest Partners. She holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a MBA from Northeastern University. Neeti lives in Ashland with her husband and their (college-aged) daughter. In […]