Executive Leadership Team

Thompson Island Staff

Dan Abar, Director, Program Safety and Challenge Course • Anita Askew, Kitchen Manager • Elissa Bowling, Corporate Partnership Manager • Louisa Bradberry, Director of Staffing • Bob Connors, Bosun • Rich Deas, Executive Chef • Gemma Falivene, Connections Program Manager • Sally Faulkner, Staffing Coordinator  Olga Feingold, Program Director • Shalese Ford, Connections Coordinator • Jeff Goldman, Development Operations and Database Manager • Luis Gomes, Kitchen • Steve Greene, Director of Curriculum and Instruction • Ellen Harris, Director of Outward Bound Professional • Jon Hislop, Director of Student Services and Technology • Chris Johnson, Logistics Manager • Rebecca Kasdorf, Corporate Relations and Development Events Manager • Jim King, Senior Business Development Officer •  Logan Lagoa, Events and Conferences • Hilary Lucier, Senior Development Officer • Samantha Lyon, Individual Giving Manager • Patricia McCarthy, Accounting Manager • Lisa Mykyta, Grant Writer Tyler Nay, Discovery Programs Manager • Ashley Ney-Vollmer, Marketing & Communications Assistant • Whitney Olesen, Operations and Expeditions Programs Director, Expeditions • Jaclyn Parks, Marketing and Communications Director • Nate Puritz, Director of Operations • Denise Roaf, Director of Event Operations • Carina Surface, Challenge Course and Safety Coordinator • Sarah Swanson, Senior Development Officer • Beth Zappulla, Sales Manager

Board of Trustees

William L. Elcock, Chair • Arthur N. Pearson, President

Michael A. Butler • Jeanette Callahan • Margaret A. Coleman • Paola Comer • William J. Ducas • William L. Elcock • Ryan Enright • James Fitzgerald • Alexandra (Sandy) M. Fotiades • Jeffrey M. Greene • Mossik Hacobian • Eddie J. Jenkins • Mark R. Keating • Michael J. Koehler • George Lewis VI • James J. Malerba • Jamie D. Mambro • John P. Meyer • Gordon R. Penman • Cheryl B. Pinarchick • Charles S. Willauer •David B. Zug

Trustees Emeriti

Nathaniel S. Coolidge • Robert L. Gable • Patrick Grant • Jean P. Hammond • Warner A. Henderson • Sally D. Hurlbut • George Lewis • William S. McDermott • Arthur (Sandy) McGinnes • Hannah T. C. Moore • Thomas H. Niles • Peter C. Nordblom • Frederick G. Pfannenstiehl •  Ross E. Sherbrooke • Edward J. Stewart, III • Peter O. Willauer

Board of Advisors

Peter M. Annicelli • L. Kristian Arnold • Jeremy N. Baker • Chris Bartel • Roland S. Barth • Robert P. Bland • Edward S. Brewer, Jr. • Steven Calhoun • Allan R. Campbell • Elizabeth A. Dalbeck • Baily Dent • Dale C. Edmunds • David K. Eikenberry •  Matthew Goehlert • Michael B. Grogan • Christopher M. Hayes • Michael J. Heffernan • Gerard J. Hevern • Suzanne E. Jonsson • Michael J. Kineavy • David S. Kirk • Vinieta A. Lawrence • Jenny Leopold • Richard G. Lucier • Paul C. Marshall • Marion A. Mason • Jeffrey S. North • Margaret S. Phelps • Mary M. Poluikis • Jane W. Puffer • Hiram Samel • Roger D. Scoville • Anthony I. Shaker • Philip J. Sher • Thomas Siegel • Robert J. Spear • Andrew V. Strawbridge • Christopher P. Sweeney • Danah Tench •  H. Whitney Wagner • Ernest E. Washington, Jr. • Tyler S. Wick •