BOARD OF DIRECTORS

OFFICERS FOR 2021-2022

President
Jill Mayer, CEO
Bead Industries
Milford, CT

Secretary
Mike Rocheleau
Executive Vice President
PTA Corporation
Oxford, CT

Vice President
Marcy Minnick, Chief Operations Officer
Excello Tool Engineering and Manufacturing
Milford, CT

Past President
Kate Houlihan, Vice President
CBIZ Insurance Services
West Hartford, CT

2nd VP
Brandon McFarlane
Senior Commercial Relationship Manager, SVP
Commercial Banking
People’s United Bank
New Haven, CT

Treasurer
Janet Brunwin
Sr VP, Finance
Laticrete International, Inc.
Bethany, CT

TERM ENDING JUNE 2022

John Ermer
Partner
Beers, Hamerman, Cohen & Burger, PC

New Haven, CT

Kathy Saint
President
Schwerdtle Technologies

Bridgeport, CT

Mark Auletta
Vice President of Operations
Bauer Inc.

Bristol, CT

Lindy Lee Gold
Senior Development Specialist
Connecticut Dept. of Economic and Community Development

Hartford, CT

Janet Brunwin
Sr VP, Finance
Laticrete International, Inc.

Bethany, CT

Michael Lipp
Partner
Wiggin and Dana LLP
New Haven, CT

TERM ENDING JUNE 2023

Marcy Minnick
Vice President of Operations
Excello Tool Engineering and Mfg.
Milford, CT

Jill Mayer
CEO
Bead Industries

Milford, CT

Jim Gildea
Director Of Manufacturing
RC Bigelow
Fairfield CT

Chris Mosby
General Manager
Sargent/ASSA ABLOY
New Haven, CT

Kristen Gunther
RFID Product Manager & Account Executive
Account Executive
George Schmitt & Co.
Guilford, CT

Jeff White
Partner and Manufacturing Industry Group Chair
Robinson+Cole LLP
Hartford, CT

Ex-Officio Board Member
Garrett Sheehan, President
Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce

TERM ENDING JUNE 2024

Kate Houlihan
Vice President
CBIZ Insurance Services

West Hartford, CT

Bob Stanko
EVP & GM
Hartford Technologies

Rocky Hill, CT

Marcia LaFemina
President
The Pennsylvania Globe Gaslight Co.

North Branford, CT

Brandon McFarlane
Senior Commercial Relationship Manager, SVP Commercial Banking
People’s United Bank

New Haven, CT

Mike Rocheleau
Executive Vice President
PTA Corporation

Oxford, CT

William Mahoney
CEO
SURYS Inc.
Trumbull, CT