MCLA Foundation, Inc.

Mission Statement

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Foundation, Inc. is a private nonprofit organization dedicated to the growth, development and support of Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and its faculty, staff and students, with special emphasis on academic quality and the assurance of access to higher education through the receipt, management, and disbursement of funds and other charitable contributions secured through private sources and grant funding. 

2023-2024 Foundation Board of Directors


Jason Dohaney ’04, Chairperson
Timothy Cherubini, Vice Chairperson
Jamie Ellen Moncecchi, Treasurer
Amy Smith ’96, Clerk

Robert Ziomek '89, President
Vice President of Institutional Advancement, MCLA 

Kate Gigliotti, Vice-President
Chief Advancement Officer, MCLA


Julie Arnold ‘94
Michael Avis '91
Tara Barboza, MBA '12
Kimberly Boyden- Briones '89
Wende Carver
Dr. Jean Clarke-Mitchell '00, Board of Trustees Rep.
Dr. Frances Jones-Sneed
Buffy Lord ’98
Mary Nash
Chrystina Parks
Colleen Taylor
Judith Wilkinson
Bernie Pinsonnault
Denise Richardello '77, M.Ed. '81, Hon. D.P.S. '18
Molly O’Meara Sheehan
Judith Wilkinson
Crystal Wojick ’21, Alumni Association Rep.

MCLA Foundation Policies

Gift Policy

Investment Policy

Please contact The Office of Institutional Advancement at 413.662.5224 with any questions.