Meet Our Staff

Office of the President

Neil Steinberg
President & CEO
(401) 427-4007
Wendi DeClercq
Executive Assistant
(401) 427-4050

Development

James S. Sanzi, J.D.
Vice President of Development
(401) 427-4025
Carol Golden
Senior Philanthropic Advisor
(401) 427-4027
Pamela Tesler Howitt
Senior Development Officer
(401) 427-4045
Daniel Kertzner
Senior Philanthropic Advisor for Funding Partnerships
(401) 427-4014
Kate Kishfy, J.D.
Development and Planned Giving Officer
(401) 427-4020
Caroline McCahey
Administrative Assistant
(401) 427-4040

Strategy and Community Investments

Jessica David
Senior Vice President of Strategy and Community Investments
(401) 427-4005
Adrian C. Bonéy
Grant Programs Officer
(401) 427-4015
Claudia Cornejo
Administrative Assistant, Strategy and Community Investments
(401) 427-4031
Crystal Mayorga
Administrative Assistant, Grant Programs
(401) 427-4013
Inés Merchán
Grant Programs Officer
(401) 427-4034
Lauren Paola
Public Affairs & Special Projects Manager
(401) 427-4004
Jennifer Pereira
Director of Grant Programs
(401) 427-4052
Jill Pfitzenmayer, Ph.D.
Vice President of the Initiative for Nonprofit Excellence
(401) 427-4006
Joanna Read
Program Coordinator, Initiative for Nonprofit Excellence
(401) 427-4054
Toby Shepherd
Strategic Initiative Officer
(401) 427-4008
Donna Sowden
Administrative Assistant, Grant Programs
(401) 427-4029
Larry Warner
Strategic Initiative Officer
(401) 427-4051

Communications

Chris Barnett
Senior Public Affairs Officer
(401) 427-4055
Jean E. Cohoon
Senior Public Affairs Officer
(401) 427-4002
Connie Grosch
Digital Reporter
(401) 427-4058
Jamie Hull
Public Affairs Associate
(401) 427-4003
Shayne Purdue
Events Coordinator
(401) 427-4043

Finance

John Barnett
Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer
(401) 427-4026
Raymond J. DeCosta
Senior Staff Accountant
(401) 427-4022
Donna Landy
Senior Staff Accountant
(401) 427-4042
Jennifer Reid
Controller
(401) 427-4023

Technology & Operations Management

Kathleen Malin
Vice President of Technology & Operations Management
(401) 427-4047
Ricky Bogert
Donor Services Administrator
(401) 427-4011
Lou Capracotta
Facilities Manager
(401) 427-4057
Alison Jackson
Data and Operations Manager
(401) 427-4010
Christina Kettell
Gifts and Operations Administrator
(401) 427-4030
Elizabeth Lamoureux
Special Grants and Reports Administrator
(401) 427-4017
Paula O'Brien
Advised Grants Administrator
(401) 427-4018
Bryant Phillips
Database Administrator
(401) 427-4049
Kelly Riley
Funds and Stewardship Administrator
(401) 427-4028
Diane Rodgers
Administrative Assistant
(401) 427-4021
Ian Ross
Grants Database Coordinator
(401) 427-4012
Joe Santos
IT Technician
(401) 427-4048

Human Resources

Frank Cerilli
Director of Human Resources
(401) 427-4024

Address

LocationOne Union Station
Providence, RI 02903
Directions

Contact

(401) 274-4564
info@rifoundation.org

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