Our Leadership Councils

The energy, knowledge, and commitment of our Staff and Leadership Councils are major reasons for the ongoing success of Cradles to Crayons®. Meet some of the people who make us what we are. Their inspired efforts are invaluable to our daily operations, and to reaching our vision for the future.

Boston Family Advisory Council

  • Charles Rudnick, Chair, Director of Advancement – Dedham Country Day School
  • Kate Agarwal, Marketing and Advertising Consultant
  • Katie Burgener, Attorney, Krokidas & Bluestein
  • Julia Clarkson, Chair MBA Admissions, Harvard Business School
  • Kevin Conn, Cradles to Crayons Ambassador
  • Beth Cook, Assistant Professor, UMass School of Public Health
  • Todd Cook, Managing Director, Bain Capital
  • Aliette Estrada, Strategic Marketing Executive, Global Marketing, Bank of America 
  • Cindy Greene, Cradles to Crayons Ambassador
  • Wendy Kraft, Clinical Consultant, Quality Rehabilitation Services
  • Heather Krauss, Cradles to Crayons Ambassador
  • Renée Kwok, President, TFC Financial Management
  • Jeff St. Mary, Managing Director, Seaward Asset Management
  • Victoria Sullivan, Vice Chair, Programs Volunteer & Philanthropist
  • Yolanda Taylor, Vice Chair, Recruitment Managing Director, Seaward Asset Management

Boston Corporate Advisory Council

  • Felicia Allen, Director of Marketing, UPS Northeast Division UPS
  • Brian Bilello, President, New England Revolution
  • Alison Connell, Senior Director of Marketing, Comcast Cable
  • Anne Cornell, Senior Portfolio Operations Director, AvalonBay
  • Lucy Darragh, Director, Corporate Citizenship, Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
  • Ilyse Greenberg, Brand Strategy Boathouse Group, Inc.
  • Jim Holzman, President and CEO, Ace Ticket
  • Bjorn Jakobsen, Partner, KPMG
  • Bill Matson, VP, WW Human Resource, Retired, Analog Devices
  • Colleen Richards Powell, VP, Corporate Citizenship and Diversity MFS Investment Management
  • Aidan Riordan (Chair), EVP, Head of Affiliate Management, OMAM
  • Jennifer Rosenbaum, VP, Senior Portfolio Manager, BNY Mellon Wealth Management
  • Randy Shelly, VP, Hospitality Group, Shawmut Design and Construction
  • Dan Sullivan, EVP Chief Credit Officer, Eastern Bank – Boston
  • Robin Swartz, Attache to the CEO/Senior Director, Compliance Operations, Genzyme
  • Ashley Swenson, Director, Staples.com Marketing, Staples
  • Alicia Verity, Senior VP, Bank of America – Boston

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