Senior Staff

Nancy Coughlin, Chief Executive Officer

Nancy Coughlin joined Person-to-Person in June of 2019, bringing expertise and experience in food insecurity, anti-poverty, and women's and children's issues. Prior to joining P2P, Nancy served for seven years as the Executive Director at Neighbor to Neighbor, a Greenwich-based organization dedicated to providing food and clothing to low-income families and children. Ms. Coughlin received a BA in psychology from the University of New Hampshire, and a J.D. from the Suffolk University Law School. In 2012, Coughlin was selected as one of 10 inaugural Executive Leadership Group (ELG) members by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation. She has served on the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Greenwich United Way Community Planning Council, Junior League of Greenwich Community Advisory Board, and Needs Clearing House Advisory Board. Nancy is a 20-year Darien resident who has been active in several local organizations including the YWCA Darien/Norwalk, Royle School PTO, and the Methodist Family Center Preschool.

Elizabeth P. Finn, Chief Operating Officer

As the Chief Operating Officer, Elizabeth oversees finance including budgeting, cash flow and financial reporting as well as human resources and technology. Elizabeth began working for P2P in 2012 as a consultant and became the COO in May, 2015. She has a strong background in finance with previous work experience in Private Banking in Manhattan and Richmond VA. In addition, she has numerous years of volunteer experience including as past president of the Junior League of Eastern Fairfield County, the board of The Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival as well as many other organizations in the Fairfield area. Elizabeth received both her MBA and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The University of Richmond.

Tracy Cramer, Chief Philanthropy Officer

Tracy brings 10 years of non-profit experience as a Development Director to this new role at P2P.  Tracy, who will focus on Donor Stewardship and Strategic Planning, joined P2P from Keep America Beautiful where she was the Development Director with special responsibility for corporate gifts and sponsorships. Previously, Tracy has held development positions with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America and Habitat for Humanity in Austin, TX and in New York, NY, which have uniquely equipped her with experience in major gift fundraising, corporate engagement and sponsorship, strategic and tactical planning, Board and volunteer relations, communications, and marketing, including direct response marketing programs and social media. Tracy holds Masters in Urban Planning and Historic Preservation and a BA in Art History and spent the first twelve years of her career as an urban planner.

Lauren Franciamore, Chief Programs Officer

Lauren Franciamore supervises the Person-to-Person Casework staff and oversees the implementation and success of the agency’s Emergency Assistance program. She joined Person-to-Person as Chief Programs Officer in 2017. Lauren is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), who is also SIFI certified. She came to P2P from Community Centers, Inc., in Greenwich, where she worked for 10 years, first as a social worker and then, since 2014, as its Executive Director. Prior to Community Centers, Inc., Lauren served as a Residential Psychology Specialist with the YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities Network. Her earlier experience includes service as a social work intern at Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial Center, Prospect House Homeless Shelter, and Family & Children’s Agency. Lauren received her Masters in Social Work from New York University, and her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from Sacred Heart University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Staff

OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT

Juri Garone, Manager of Volunteers and Community Relations

Jessica St. Angelo, Finance Associate

Megan McGrath, Executive Assistant

Darien Site Staff

Marie Cartagena, Darien Site & Operations Manager

Patty Salgado, Darien Assistant Site Manager

Corey Simms, Darien Site Associate

Norwalk Site Staff

Greg Dobbs, Interim Norwalk Site Manager

Steve Callow, Norwalk Assistant Site Manager

AJ Jackson, Norwalk Site Associate

Stamford Site Staff

Rick Nixon, Stamford Site Manager & Food Center Manager

Marcelo Astudillo, Stamford Driver & Delivery Services Coordinator

PROGRAMS DEPARTMENT

Kim Collibee, Director of Technology and Programs

Casework Staff

The casework model at Person-to-Person uses the team approach, which combines extensive professional experience and collaborative energy to meet the immediate and long-term needs of Emergency Assistance clients at our offices in Stamford, Darien and Norwalk. Working together under the guidance of the Chief Programs Officer, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, P2P’s programs team includes bilingual caseworkers, a Licensed Master Social Worker, and a volunteer caseworker with more than 25 years of experience at the agency.

Deborah Arrieta, Caseworker

Kislene Bosse Belizaire, Caseworker

Sandra Canales, Casework Admin Coordinator

Natasha Ducasse, Caseworker

Claudine Jean-Baptiste, Casework Supervisor

Damone Johnson, Caseworker

Shirley Vega, Caseworker

Darcy Burgund, Volunteer Caseworker

PHILANTHROPY DEPARTMENT

Kelly Wheeler, Development Officer- Major Gifts

Elizabeth Thompson, Development Officer- Grants

Rebecca Cosgrove, Communications and Marketing Manager

Jean Moore, Development Database Manager

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Board 2018-2019

Victoria de Toledo, President

Mike Riccardi, Vice President

Chris Whitney, Treasurer

Pam Dysenchuk, Secretary

Clare Kretzman, Assistant Secretary

Sheryl Battles

Steven Chin

Kim Dickinson

Jen Forlizzi

Allison Gagliardi

Caroline Greer

Amy Gold

Michael Hyman

Jackie Leonard

Liz Mackie

Tina Madon

Valerie McNeil

Katherine Michele

Virgil Williams

Betsy Wilson

Kaysie Uniacke

 

 

Directors Emeriti

Harry Geller

Wilder Gleason

Judy Kilmartin

Judy Nemec

Patricia Phillips

Per Sekse

Jan Smith

William Taggart

Avery Whidden

Rebecca Wilson

 

Ex Officio: Nancy Coughlin