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HCCF Board Members

Housatonic Community College Foundation, Inc

The Housatonic Community College Foundation was established in 1990 by a group of Greater Bridgeport residents, business and arts leaders. The Foundation provides financial assistance to the college and its students beyond the fundamentals provided by the State of Connecticut. It assists the college in becoming a unique educational resource for its students and the community. The Foundation also serves as a vehicle generating funding for Housatonic student scholarships, student emergency assistance, child care assistance for parents enrolled at Housatonic, program enhancements and support of the Housatonic Museum of Art.

Hcc Foundation Board Of Directors


Christopher McCormack
Attorney, Pullman & Comley LCC

Vice President
Ken Lisk
President, Lacey Manufacturing Company

Robert F. Mihalcik, Jr.
Senior Vice President – Consumer Finance Operations & Chief Operations Officer
RBS Citizens

Roberta Hatch
Senior Vice President, U.S. Trust – Northeast


Paula F. Chapla
Manager – Major Component Assembly, Sikorsky Aircraft

James A. Connelly
Retired Superintendent of Schools, Educational Consultant

John C. Drapp, III, Esq.
Admitted in Connecticut and New York
Child Welfare Law Specialist (NACC)
Connecticut Licensed Real Estate Broker
Drapp & Jaumann, LLC

Bruce Ennis
Vice President, Human Resources, Bigelow Tea Company

Cesar Garcia
President, Premier Graphics And Mailing Solutions

Mary Hoyt, CPA
Partner, Blumshapiro

Marianne Laska, RN
Pediatric Nurse Consultant

Mary McNamara
Vice President - Customer Experience Manager, People’s United Bank

Wiley Mullins
President, Uncle Wiley’s Specialty Food, Inc.

Ed Rodriguez
President, Penmar Industries, Inc.

Kevin S. Russo
Supervisory Assistant State’s Attorney
State Of Connecticut: Division Of Criminal Justice

Ian Scott Shackleton
Secretary II
State Of Connecticut: Division Of Criminal Justice

Clarisse N. Thomas
Counselor At Law, Shipman & Goodwin

Sandra D. Wilson
Academic Program Manager & Professor, Post University

Dan S. Wisneski
Manager, Digital Media Communications, General Electric Company

Emeritus Board Members

Paul Antinozzi, AIA – Past President
Antinozzi Associates

Linda Bayusik
Retired Director of Student Activities
Housatonic Community College

Virginia Giuffré, CFM, CRPC, WMA
Vice President, Merrill Lynch

Richard Fagan
Retired, GE

Barbara P. Johnson
Retired, Sr. Vice President, Corporate Community Relations
People’s Bank

A. Donald Janezic, Jr., CPA
Chief Financial Officer, Bigelow Tea Co.


Christopher R. Carollo
Director of Institutional Advancement &
Executive Director, HCC Foundation, Inc.

Anita T. Gliniecki
President, Housatonic Community College

Pam Pirog
HCC Faculty Representative