Board of Directors

Lucy Wilson Benson, Chair Emerita
International Consultant



Kenneth Rosenthal, Chair
President (Retired)
The Seeing Eye, Inc

Frederick W.  Byron Jr., President and Treasurer
Emeritus Vice-Chancellor for Research & Professor of Physics
University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Rita M. Bleiman, Vice President

Barton Byg
Founding Director, DEFA Film Library
Professor, German and Scandinavian Studies / Languages,
Literatures and Cultures
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Deborah Christakos
Former Chair of Fundraising and Events
Bridge Street Elementary School
Northampton, MA

Victoria Cliche
Former CEO The Creative Education Foundation
Former Director & VP Instinet

Bill Dwight
City Councilor at Large
Northampton, MA

Jennifer Keller Jackson
Grants Manager, National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA)
Hadley, MA

Eleanore S. Lash
Early Childhood and Elementary Educator (Retired)

Barbara J. Lucey
Treasurer, Five Colleges, Incorporated

Samuel Masinter
Director of College Relations
Smith College