Officers

Brian LeComte

CHAIR OF THE BOARD
Gold Medal Bakery
21 Penn Street, PO Box 1
Fall River, Ma 02724
Ph: (508) 674-5766

Ms. Kim Perry

CHAIR ELECT
Fairlawn, Dartmouth & Rock Funeral Homes
Ph: (508) 676-2454

Mr. Matthew Schodnek

TREASURER
Fall River Municipal Credit Union
333 Milliken Boulevard
Fall River, MA 027721
Ph: (508) 678-9028

Mr. Christopher Howard

CLERK/SECRETARY
First Citizen’s Federal Credit Union
Ph: (508) 999-5231

Executive Committee

Mr. Williams Burns

VICE CHAIR GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS
Ph: (508) 997-1515

Mr. Curtis Nelson

VICE CHAIR – SMALL BUSINESS
Nelson Insurance & Financial Services
Ph: (508) 672-3096

Mr. Ronald Ellis Jr.

Vice CHAIR OF GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE
Edward Jones
Ph: (508) 758-3311

Nick Christ

AT LARGE
BayCoast Bank
330 Swansea Mall Drive
Swansea, MA 02777
Ph: (508) 675-4465

Ms. Eileen Danahey

AT LARGE
St. Anne’s Credit Union
286 Oliver Street
Fall River, MA 02724
Ph: (877) 782-6637

Ms. Rose Lopes

AT LARGE
Sylvia Group
Ph: (508) 742-9230

Mr. Jeffrey Pagliuca

AT LARGE
Bristol County Savings Bank
Ph: (508) 324-3654

Mr. Bill Perkins

AT LARGE
People, Inc.
4 South Main Street
Fall River, MA 02721
Ph: (508) 679-5233

Members of the Board of Directors:

Terms Brought Forward to Expire in December 2020

Henry Arruda, WJFD-FM
William Burns, Southcoast Health System
Mike Bushell, St. Anne’s Hospital
Stephen W. Connulty, Paul & Dixon Insurance
Catherine Dillon, BankFive
Charlie Fellows, Lafrance Hospitality
Jeffrey Glassman, Darn It, Inc.
Christopher Howard, First Citizens’ Federal Credit Union
Melody Lavoie, Medeiros, Lavoie & Wilson, Inc.
Jeff Pagliuca, Bristol County Savings Bank
William Perkins, People, Incorporated
Derek Santos, New Bedford Economic Development Council
Matt Zenni, Liberty Utilities

Terms Brought Forward to Expire in December 2021

Nathan Araujo, Advance Career Services
Linda A. Baker, Baker Sign Works, Inc.
LoriAnn Taylor Branco, Center for Sight
Kevin Carando, Acushnet Company
Nicholas Christ, BayCoast Bank
Ronald Ellis, Edward Jones
Brian LeComte, Gold Medal Bakery
Rose Lopes, Sylvia Group
Chuck Lord, AHEAD
Michael Lund, Borden Light Marina
Rick Manuels, Spindle City Auto Glass
Lynne Mastera, Precix
Scott O’Brien, O’Brien’s Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
Douglas Rodrigues, JMR & Company
Carl Sawejko, Sawejko Communications
Matthew Schondek, Fall River Municipal Credit Union
Carmen Sylvester, Southern Mass Credit Union
Michael Tavares, Horacio’s, Inc

Terms Brought Forward to Expire in December 2022

Cheryl Bartlett, New Bedford Community Health Center
Kathy Carter, Charlton College of Business, UMASS-Dartmouth
Paul Chasse, REALTOR® Association of Southeastern Massachusetts
Eileen Danahey, Saint Anne’s Credit Union
Dr. Laura Douglas, Bristol Community College
Monte Ferris, RDA Insurance
Gail Fortes, YWCA of Southeastern Massachusetts
Ellen Gitlin, Diversified Marketing Group
Doug Glassman, SERVPRO of Dartmouth/New Bedford & Marion / Middleboro
Jeremiah Hernandez, EforAll
Gary P. Howayeck, Esq.
David Maher, Lockheed Martin
Anthony Medeiros, Mechanics Cooperative Bank
Curtis Nelson, Nelson Insurance & Financial Services
Arthur Pacheco, New York Life
Kim Perry, Waring-Sullivan Funeral Home
Dawn Rusin, Re/Max Right Choice
Bob Unger, Unger LeBlanc Strategic Communications