Leadership

Families in Transition is led by a devoted team of senior managers.

Senior Leadership Team

Our leadership team is comprised of experienced and committed individuals who are dedicated to providing services that empower people to prevent and break the cycle of homelessness. Many of our team members have decades of hands-on experience in the nonprofit and supportive services sectors.

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Maria Devlin
President & CEO

Daniel Kern
Chief Financial Officer

Kerry Pellerin 
Chief Operating Officer

Meghan Shea
Chief Programs Officer

Lauren Berman-Lefebvre
Director of Family Shelters & Coordinated Entry

Lauren Bombardier
Director of Development

Cathy Boudreau
Director of Property Management & Compliance

Erica Diamond
Director of Contract Compliance

Tyler Huff
Director of Facilities

Mike Lynch
Director of Shelter Operations

Ashley Major
Controller

Michelle Reischer
Director of Information Technology

Kim Rennell
Director of Retail Management

Samantha Robertson
Director of Supportive Housing Programs

Board of Directors – Families in Transition

Families in Transition is overseen by a knowledgeable and talented Board of Directors with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Heather Whitfield – Chair
Community Advocate

Stephen Norton – Vice Chair
Community Advocate

Gary Potavin – Treasurer
Global Business Controller, Amphenol TCS

Scott W. Ellison – Secretary
Partner, Sheehan Phinney

Roy Tilsley – Former Chair
Shareholder, Bernstein Shur

Dick Anagnost
President, Anagnost Companies

Roy Ballentine
Executive Chairman, Ballentine Partners, LLC

Robert Bonfiglio
Co-Founder, Rise Private Wealth Management

Chad Campbell
Director of Strategic Accounts, SilverTech Inc.

David Crespo
Regional Leader, Primerica Financial Services

Dr. Jennifer Gillis
Superintendent of Schools, Manchester School District

Christopher Kennedy
Vice President of External Relations, NH Healthy Families

Laura King
Vice President, Branch Manager, Eastern Bank

Sean Leighton
Captain, City of Manchester Police Department

Cheryl Moreau
Benefits/HRIS Manager, Catholic Medical Center 

Karen Moynihan
Vice President of Philanthropy, New Hampshire Catholic Charities

Rev. Gayle Murphy
Minister At Large

Steve Palmer
SVP, Senior Client Relationship Officer, NHTrust Financial Advisors

Michael Simoneau
SVP, Community Outreach Officer, Members First Credit Union

Michael Visocchi
Vice President of Internal Communications, Comcast

Board of Directors – Housing Benefits

Brian Hansen – Chair

Chad Campbell – Vice Chair

Richard Goulette

Josh Reap – Secretary