Staff & Leadership


MJ Daly, Executive Director

Emily Markovitz, Education Coordinator

Steve Muchiri, Fiscal Director

Board of Directors

Lenny Long, President & Co-founder

Professor, Rhode Island School of Design

Lorraine Lalli, Vice President

Assistant Dean of Students, Roger Williams University School of Law

Stacy Couto, Treasurer

Vice President, External Affairs, Children’s Friend

Andrew Caslowitz

Attorney, Rappaport, DeGiovanni and Caslowitz

Jana Hesser

Retired, Community member

Kristen Lussier

Principal, Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School

Wilmette Santos

Retired, Community member

Sylvia Ann Soares


Chris Wietecha

CEO, Providence Bagel