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
  • Michael Curry, Esq, President & CEO
  • Jasmine Naylor, Chief of Staff
  • Kerin O'Toole, Vice President, Public Affairs
  • Cheryl Shaughnessy, Vice President, Membership Services
  • Robert Spellane, MPA, Vice President, Strategic Resources & Initiatives
  • Mollie Cronin, Coordinator, James W. Hunt Jr. Training & Learning Center
  • Emma DiMarino, Executive Assistant to the CEO
  • James Burke, Intern
  • Rami Hayes, Intern
  • Keyarah Newton, Intern

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, Senior Vice President, Clinical Health Affairs
  • Leslie Pelton-Cairns, LCSW, Senior Director, Public Health Initiatives
  • James Hiatt, MSW, Director, Substance Use Initiatives
  • Tina Wright, Director, Emergency Management
  • Scune Carrington, LICSW, Director, Integrated Care
  • KC D'Onfro, NCQA PCMH CCE, Manager, Performance Improvement
  • Katie Jahreis, MPH, Manager, Oral Health Program
  • Leslie Salas Karnes, MPH, Manager, Public Health Initiatives
  • Jack Broderick, Coordinator, Emergency Management
  • Jessica Saad, Coordinator, Clinical Health Affairs
  • Sarah Gladstone, Assistant, ECC Research
  • Giovanna Pereira, Intern
  • Susanna Cabot, Intern

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, Senior 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
  • Diana Mora Bermejo, Intern

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
  • Kathryn Cohen, JD, Director, 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
  • Eunice Lamothe, Intern
  • Lavinia Tyagi, Intern


Oversees the agency's overall operations including financial administration and health informatics, workforce & training, and business development
  • Diana Erani, MBA, Senior Vice President, COO
  • Kirby Valentin, MPH, Manager, Grants and Contracts
  • Emily Burke, Executive Assistant to the COO

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)
  • Susan Adams, PMP, Vice President, Health Informatics
  • Lynette Mascioli, MPH, Director, Health Informatics
  • Barbara Proffitt, RN, NCQA PCMH CCE, Director, Quality Improvement
  • Edward (EJ) Sylvia, Data Scientist
  • Marlene Abreu, Manager, Health Informatics
  • Mehezbin Munshi, Manager, Community Health Data

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
  • Watura Finley, Vice President, Workforce & Training
  • Janice Brathwaite, MM, Director, Workforce Programs
  • Alexis Murray, MSW, Director, Primary Care Workforce Initiatives
  • Madison Schmitt, MEd, Senior Manager, Behavioral Health & Primary Care Workforce Initiatives
  • Nikki Simpson, MS, Senior Manager, Primary Care Workforce Initiatives
  • Katherine O'Brien, Coordinator, Workforce Data
  • Kolby Stiles, Administrative Assitant
  • Kendall Brown, Intern

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
  • Angelique Whitney, Office Manager
  • Jenny Hafers, Accounting Assistant
  • Dawn Matthews, Staff Accountant
  • Jaffari Hussaini, Coordinator, Systems

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
  • William Brown, Contract and Data Analyst
  • George Stiles, Consultant, Strategic Marketing


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