Executive Committee

Catherine Burke
Catherine BurkePresident
Jennifer Rothstein
Jennifer RothsteinSecretary
Alan Kurd
Alan KurdTreasurer
Lisa Ting
Lisa TingVP, Fundraising
Devon Powell
Devon PowellVP, Programs & Grants
Laura Perras
Laura PerrasVP, Communications
Karyn Wang
Karyn WangAt Large
Gavin Andrews
Gavin AndrewsAt-Large

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Board of Directors

The BEF is actively seeking new board members that will further reflect our diverse, vibrant Brookline community.  Specifically, we encourage Black, Brown, LGBTQ+, and single parents to consider joining our working board.  If you are interested, please reach out to Elizabeth Ascoli, Executive Director. We’d love to talk with you!

Crystal Chang
Crystal ChangHeath School
Amy Deutch
Amy DeutchDriscoll School
Jessica Flaherty
Jessica FlahertyPierce School
Belinda Hsu
Belinda HsuLincoln School
Rachel Goldman
Rachel GoldmanLawrence School
Paul Greer
Paul GreerLincoln School
Chima Ikonne
Chima IkonneLawrence School
Sarah Johnson
Sarah JohnsonBaker School
Shalini Kasida
Shalini KasidaBrookline High School
Anne-Carina Kelly
Anne-Carina KellyLincoln School
Alexandre Lecrame
Alexandre LecramePierce School
Marisa R. Nucci
Marisa R. NucciBrookline High School
Diane Pokorny Wilson
Diane Pokorny WilsonBaker School, BHS
Padmaja Raman
Padmaja RamanBrookline High School
Cathleen Schoen
Cathleen SchoenLawrence School
Errol Silverman
Errol SilvermanRunkle School
Tamara Sitkoff
Tamara SitkoffLawrence School
Kate Hathaway Weeks
Kate Hathaway WeeksHeath School
Molly Yancovitz
Molly YancovitzDriscoll School

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Administrative Staff

Elizabeth Ascoli
Elizabeth AscoliExecutive Director
Jennie Roffman
Jennie RoffmanAssociate Director

Advisory Board

Kathleen Ames
Katie Bacon
Elizabeth Boen
Deborah Brooks
Linda Carlisle
Emily Dolbear
Nancy Bader Gardiner
Steven Herscovici
John Hodgman
Chobee Hoy
Richard Kazis
Skye Morrison Kramer
Dana Lazowski
Kate Leness
Judy Levenson
Stephen Morrissey
Nancy Mukundan
Mneesha Nahata
Mary Lynn Pergantis
David Pollak
Ian Roffman
Susan Rothstein
Kay Schlozman
Kathleen Sheehy
Kate Silbaugh
Sam Solomon
Margaret Talmers
Kate Thibault
Deanne Urmy