The following staff list is organized by function. League email addresses contain each staffer's first name initial followed by their last name


Oversees organizational, public affairs and the membership functions of the agency
  • James W. Hunt, Jr., PhD, President & CEO
  • Michael Curry, Esq., Deputy CEO & General Counsel
  • Ellen Hafer, MTS, MBA, Senior Project Advisor
  • Kerin O'Toole, Vice President, Public Affairs
  • Cheryl Shaughnessy, Vice President, Membership Services
  • Robert Spellane, MPA, Vice President, Strategic Resources & Initiatives
  • Kathryn Magnoli, MBA, Chief of Staff
  • Mollie Cronin, Coordinator, James W. Hunt Jr. Training & Learning Center
  • James Burke, Intern, Executive Division

Government Affairs & Public Policy

Oversees the tracking of health policy and legislative and regulatory issues affecting health centers and their patients
  • Kaitlin McColgan, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs & Public Policy
  • Liz Sanchez, MPH, Director, Policy & Health Access
  • Morgan McCallister, MPH, Analyst, Government Affairs & Public Policy
  • Maya Saunders, Coordinator, Government Affairs & Public Policy
  • Emma DiMariano, Intern, Government Affairs & Public Policy

Compliance & Special Populations

Oversees health center compliance; technical services; grants management; federal regulation and initiatives; data analysis; special populations, including the Connecticut River Valley Farmworker Health Program (CRVFHP); and website management
  • Mary Ellen McIntyre, Vice President, Compliance & Special Populations
  • Amy Shepherd, MPH, Director, Connecticut River Valley Farmworker Health Program
  • Erica Hastings, MIHMEP, Administrative Manager, Connecticut River Valley Farmworker Health Program
  • Alysse Rourke, Data Analyst, Connecticut River Valley Farmworker Health Program
  • Margaret Sullivan, FNP-BC, DrPH, Clinical Consultant, Connecticut River Valley Farmworker Health Program
  • Maya Black, Intern, Connecticut River Valley Farmworker Health Program


Oversees the agency's overall operations (including clinical health affairs, financial administration and health informatics) and business development
  • Diana Erani, MBA, Senior Vice President, COO
  • Kirby Valentin, MPH, Manager, Grants and Contracts

Operations - Clinical Health Affairs

Oversees the agency's primary care, oral health and quality initiatives technical assistance, clinical leadership development, emergency preparedness, overall clinical programming
  • Susan Dargon-Hart, LICSW, Vice President, Clinical Health Affairs
  • James Hiatt, MSW, Director, Substance Use Initiatives
  • Leslie Pelton-Cairns, LCSW, Director, Public Health Initiatives
  • Tina Wright, Director, Emergency Management
  • Scune Carrington, Director, Integrated Care
  • Moussa Cisse, Manager, Substance Use Initiatives
  • KC D'Onfro, Manager, Performance Improvement
  • Katie Jahreis, Manager, Oral Health Program
  • Jessica Saad, Coordinator, Clinical Health Affairs
  • Allison Thibodeau, Intern, Clinical Health Affairs

Operations - Health Informatics

Oversees the health information management and technology technical assistance to health centers and other agencies, including management of the Data Reporting and Visualization System (DRVS) and the Health Center Controlled Network (HCCN)
  • Jeff Loughlin, Vice President, Health Informatics
  • Lynette Mascioli, MPH, Director, Health Informatics
  • Barbara Proffitt, RN, NCQA PCMH CCE, Director, Quality Improvement
  • Marlene Abreu, Manager, Health Informatics

Operations - Workforce & Training

Oversees a wide breadth of technical assistance focused on health center development, and workforce training and education programs for health center executives, managers, clinicians, administrative staff, board members, and community residents
  • Janice Brathwaite, MM, Director, Workforce Programs
  • Alexis Murray, MSW, Director, Primary Care Workforce Initiatives
  • Nikki Simpson, MS, Senior Manager, Primary Care Workforce Initiatives
  • Madison Schmitt, MEd, Manager, Behavioral Health Workforce Initiatives
  • Mehezbin Munshi, Coordinator, Workforce Data and Business Systems
  • Katherine O'Brien, Administrative Assistant, Workforce Initiatives

Finance & Administration

Oversees the administrative, human resources, facility management, and financial services functions of the agency and our affiliates
  • David Concannon, CFO
  • Elizabeth Bench, MBA, Controller
  • Russell Tyler, Director, Information Systems & Technology
  • Ashutosh Adhuria, Coordinator, Information Technology
  • Angelique Whitney, Office Manager
  • Dawn Matthews, Staff Accountant

CommonWealth Purchasing Group, LLC

A wholly-owned group purchasing subsidiary of the League
  • Richard Bryant, MBA, Senior Vice President
  • Scott Halterman, MBA, Vice President, Strategic Operations
  • Philip DuBois, Manager, Member Resource Consultants
  • Scott Mason, Consultant, Member Resource
  • Tom Whelan, Consultant, Member Resource
  • George Stiles, Consultant, Strategic Marketing
  • Cyrus Hamer, Coordinator, Member & Vendor
  • Mary Kate Broderick, Intern, Marketing and Communications


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