About Us

Board & Staff


Our staff has a strong commitment to serving the many constituents of our organization. But first and foremost, they focus their energies on those who take advantage of our programs and services.

Kate J. Fowler, Ph.D.
Executive Director

Pamela Ponzi
Business Manager

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.

Board of Directors

Stacey A. Branchini: Co-Founder – IHTA

Thomas W. Branchini, CLU, ChFC: Co-Founder – IHTA

John DiFiore

Mary Campbell

Meghann Roehl, Esq.

Gretchen Gonzalez, Esq.

Adina Pera


Advisory Board

Judge Lisa Bloch Rodwin

Wendy Murphy, Esq.

Alexa D. Sardina: Survivor / Founder