Board of Directors

Lauren DeMayo CPA, Co-President

Audit Senior at Deloitte & Touche



Michael Lake, Co-President

Executive Director of the World Class Cities Partnership, headquartered at Northeastern University



Ernani DeAraujo, Esq., Immediate Past President

VP, General Counsel and Compliance Manager, East Boston Neighborhood Health Center

Mary Ellen Welch, Founding/Past President

Retired Second Grade School Teacher, Community Activist & Volunteer

Marc Savatsky, Real Estate Development Comm. Chair, Vice President

Development Project Manager, New Boston Ventures


Robert Schmidt, Clerk

Retired; Community Activist & Volunteer


Michael Zaldumbide, Treasurer

Manager at People's United Bank

Kim Dawson ,  Assistant Clerk

Director of Advancement, Zumix

Greg Comeau, CPA

Partner with Deloitte & Touche, LLP in Boston

Brian Gregory, Programming Comm. Chair

Architect, Gamble Associates

Gladys Oliveros

Executive Director, Casa de Cultura

Mat Edlen

Director Acquisitions & Development, Gerding Edlen

Photo Pending

Orlando Pacheco

Lancaster Town Administrator

Photo Pending

Rita Lara

Executive Director, Maverick Landing Community Services