Zoo New England Board Officers and Directors

Robert Beal

President, Related Beal

Rory Browne, D.Phil.

Boston College

Gordon Carr (Chair)

Principal, GMC Strategies

Gordon Clagett

Real Estate Consultant

Jeff Corwin

Wildlife Biologist and Conservationist

James B. Dunbar

Vice President, O’Neill and Associates

Bruce Enders

Former Corporate Vice President, General Electric Company

David Friedman

Sr. Vice President and Special Counsel, Boston Red Sox

Brenda Furlong (Vice Chair)

Former Managing Director, Columbia Management Group

Kate Guedj

VP of Development & Donor Services, The Boston Foundation

Steven M. Hinterneder, P.E. 

Northeast Branch Manager, Schnabel Foundation Company

Janice Houghton (Vice Chair)

President, Stoneham Bank

Tito Jackson

Boston City Councilor

Byron Kalogerou

Partner, McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Mark A. Kelley, M.D.

Advanced Leadership Fellow, Harvard University

Walter D. Little

Business and Community Leader, President, Friends of the Franklin Park Zoo

Christopher P. Litterio

Managing Partner, Ruberto, Israel & Weiner

David Passafaro

Vice President, Business Development, Suffolk Construction

Jeanne Pinado

CEO, Madison Park Development Corp.

David C. Porter

Managing Partner, Baystate Financial

Claudia U. Richter, MD

Ophthalmologist, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, Inc

Jay Kemp Smith

CEO, Leading Markets Technologies

Ed Toomey

Former CEO, New England Aquarium

Colin Van Dyke

Attorney, Mintz Levin

Peter A. Wilson (Treasurer)

Private Trustee, Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP

Advisory Council Members

Lena Adams                        

Senior Space Planner, Tufts Health Plan

Alexis Belash                     

Educator, Varsity Sports Coach

Joanna Berube

Accounting Professional

Bill Byrne                            

Partner, Manzo Company

Rory A. Browne, D. Phil.

Boston College, ZNE Board of Directions

Elizabeth Cook                    


Donna Denio                       

Marketing and Business Process Consultant

Curt Dietrich

Retired- President, Accent Banner

Beatrice Flammia                  

Senior Group Sales Manager, Fairmont Battery Wharf

Mark Gudaitis, CFA            

Managing Director, Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management

Lloyd Hamm

President & CEO, Grafton Suburban Credit Union

Jackie Henke

VP, Real Estate Green Strategy Officer, TD Bank

David Hirschberg

VP of Development, Bay Cove Human Services

Elizabeth Duffy Hynes

Laboratory Manager for Clinical Development, Genetic Medicine

Hathaway Jade


Ronnie Kanarek

Gallery Instructor, MFA; Entrepreneur

Lorenda C. Layne

Project Coordinator

Anne L. Lewis, DVM


Andrew Mauck

Senior Property Manager, Boston Properties

Susanne MacDonald

Director, SGM Communications

Danio Mastropieri

Vice President and Counsel, State Street Bank and Trust Company

Diana McDonald

Art Historian (with specialty in ancient art & animal imagery)

John MacNeil

CEO and Executive Producer, Moody Street Pictures

Mitsou MacNeil


Ruth Marrion, DVM.

Veterinary Ophthalmologist

Jessica Gifford Nigrelli


Samantha Overton

DCR Deputy Director, Mass Parks

Terry Schneider

Executive Director, Stoughton Chamber of Commerce; President and Founder, Chemco Industrial Products Inc.

Alan Stern, M.D.

Pediatrician, Needham Pediatrics

Heather Egan Sussman

Partner, McDermott Will & Emery, LLP

Jeffrey D. Terrey

VP of Public Affairs, Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications

Mark Vaughan, Esq.

Attorney, Riemer & Braunstein LLP

Kathy Vieweg

Development, MIT