Board of Directors

Jason Mancini – Executive Director, Connecticut Humanities (Middletown/statewide)

Vice Chair
Keith Turner – Mortgage Loan Representative, Homestead Funding (New London)

Captain Wes Pulver (Ret. USCG) – Executive Director, National Coast Guard Museum (New London)

Caleb Bailey – Executive Director, Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra (New London)

Chair of Governance Committee
Nishant Sahoo – Financial Advisor, Devoe/Schrage/Sahoo and Associates – Merrill Lynch (Stonington)


Kia Baird – Owner, Kia B Music (Gales Ferry)

Nancy Bulkeley – Senior Community Affairs Representative, Dominion Energy (Waterford)

Aundre Bumgardner – Norwich Community Development Corporation, (Norwich/Groton)

Jose Garaycochea-Ulloa – Executive Director, Expressiones Cultural Center (New London)

Eric Garofano – Attorney, Conway, Londregan, Sheehan & Monaco, P.C. (New London)

Captain Andrea Marcille (ret. USCG) – President, U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association (New London)

Dan McMahon – Director of Marketing and Public Relations, Goodspeed Musicals (East Haddam)

Jane Simmons Meiser – Director of Operations, Stone Acres Farm (Stonington)

Robert Richter – Director of Arts Programming, Connecticut College (New London)

Preston Whiteway – Executive Director, Eugene O’Neill Theater Center (Waterford)

Wendy Bury, Executive Director

Deb Mathiasen, Assistant Director

Our board meetings are open to visitors and held at various locations across the region. If you would like to attend, we encourage you to do so. You may contact Wendy Bury at (860)448-5135 to obtain meeting location (usually in New London or Norwich) and/or be put on the agenda if desired. 2018 SCCC Board Meeting Schedule