Board of Directors

Westfield State Foundation supports students and the University through advocacy, fundraising, engagement and stewardship.

Westfield State Foundation Inc., Board of Directors

Through the Board of Directors, the Foundation develops, fosters, and cultivates relationships with external constituencies, including alumni, friends, business leaders, private foundations, and residents of the Westfield area and beyond.

Executive Board
 

  • Elizabeth Scheibel, Chair
  • Andrew Oleksak ’69, Past Chair
  • George Flevotomos, 1st Vice Chair
  • James Krupienski, Treasurer
  • John Davies, Clerk        

Board of Directors

  • Melissa Alvarado '99, University Trustee Representative
  • Sheridan F. Carey '65
  • Joshua Clark '15, Alumni Association Representative
  • Daniel Currier '25, Student Representative
  • Sharon Czarnecki '92
  • John A. Dempsey, Faculty Representative
  • Lawrence Gwozdz '69
  • James G. Huffmire
  • Mark A. Lambert '85

Lisa McMahon, Interim Executive Director*     
Dr. Linda Thompson, President, Westfield State University*

*Ex-officio 

  • Robert J. Mahar '56
  • John P. Morizio '75
  • Andrea M. Pianka '10
  • Carlton Pickron
  • Kevin R. Queenin '70
  • Eileen Swan Rockwal '91
  • Isabelina Rodriguez '85, M'88
  • Ralph Studley '00
  • John J. Torrone '00
  • James  Velis     
  • Heather Witalisz