Board of Directors

Massachusetts Association of 766 Approved Private Schools
Board of Directors
2020-2021

Rita Gardner, President
Shaun Cusson, Vice President
Michael Ames, Treasurer
Stephanie Ward, Clerk
Christian Hunt, Delegate-at-Large
Kathleen Lovenbury, Delegate-at-Large
David Manzo, Immediate Past President

Boston Region

Ed Bosso, Perkins School for the Blind
Michael Culhane, Farr Academy
Sarah Folk, Milestones, Inc.
Wil Fredian, Gifford School
Laura Lajewski, COMPASS , Inc.
David Manzo, Cotting School
James Prince, Manville School
Amy Sousa, The Guild School, Alternate
Gene Takahashi, Walker, Alternate

Central Region

Michael Ames, Doctor Franklin Perkins School
Karen Bishop, Learning Center for the Deaf
Phill Ekberg, Wayside Academy
Kerry Ann Goldsmith, Devereux
Karen McCarthy, Brandon School & Residential Treatment Center
Brian Doyle, Center for Applied Behavioral Instruction, Alternate

Northeast Region

Mark Carlson, The Children’s Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf
Joe Cronin, St. Ann's Home and School
Rita Gardner, Melmark New England
Christian Hunt, Professional Center for Child Development
Maureen Vibert, Nashoba Learning Group, Inc.
Ryan Plokser, New England Academy, Alternate

Southeast Region

Michael Cancilliere, Meeting Street
Kathleen Lovenbury, Crystal Springs School
Anne McManus, Latham Centers, Inc.
Lawrence Sauer, League School of Greater Boston
Stephanie Ward, Justice Resource Institute
Ivy Medeiros, Stevens Treatment Programs, Alternate

Western Region

Jill Brewer, Springdale Education Center
Shaun Cusson, Hillcrest Educational Centers
David Drake, White Oak School