Directors and Officers

G. Kenneth Bernhard 
Attorney at Law
Principal
Cohen and Wolf, PC
Westport, CT
 
Mark T. Bertolini
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer  
Aetna
Hartford, CT
 
Edward H. Budd
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer (Ret)
The Travelers
Hartford, CT 
 
John H. Gotta, Secretary
President (Ret)
The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company
Hartford, CT
 
Lillian F. Johnson
Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc.
Client
Arlington, MA 
 
 
Stephen H. Matheson
 
Director Emeritus
 
Karen Shaw Petrou
Managing Partner
Federal Financial Analytics
Washington, D.C.
 
Honorable M. Jodi Rell
87th Governor
State of Connecticut
Brookfield, CT
 
Eliot D. Russman, ex officio
President and CEO
Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc.
Bloomfield, CT
 
Charles W. Shivery
Chairman, CEO & President (Ret)
Northeast Utilities
Hartford, CT
 
Karen C. Tripp, Chairman
Vice President
Phillips 66
Houston, TX

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Board Officers
Karen C. Tripp, Chairman
G. Kenneth Bernhard, Esq., Vice Chairman
John H. Gotta, Secretary
Eliot D. Russman, President and CEO
 
Foundation Officers
Eliot D. Russman, President and CEO
Julie M. Unwin, Chief Operating Officer
Doug Nelson, Vice President, Director of Development
Diane R. Lindeland, Vice President, Director of Finance
 
Co-Founders
Charles H. Kaman*
*1919-2011
Roberta C. Kaman*
*1935-2010
 

Who We Are

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