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. 



Julie Arnold '94,  Chair
Owner, Gajda, Arnold, & McConnell, PC

Jason Dohaney '04, Vice Chair 
Investment Advisor, MountainOne Investments

JamieEllen Moncecchi, Treasurer
Senior Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer, Greylock Federal Credit Union

Amy Smith '96, Clerk
Chief Operating Officer, Inland Management Corp.

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


Michael Avis '91
Relationship Manager, Empower Retirement

Anthony Barbosa '15 
CEO & Co-Founder, American Pyramids

Tara Barboza, MBA '12
Assistant Professor, Business Administration and Economics, MCLA

Kimberly Boyden- Briones '89 
Chief Human Resource Officer, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance

Timothy Cherubini
Executive Director, COSLA – Chief Officers of State Library Agencies

Jean Clarke-Mitchell '00
Clinical Director, Elizabeth Freeman Center

Frances Jones-Sneed
Retired Professor of History and Political Science, MCLA

Mary Nash
Owner / Program Developer & Evaluator / Grant Writer, NASH Insights

Charles O'Brien 
President & CEO, Adams Community Bank

Chrystina Parks
Owner, ROAM: A Xtina Parks Gallery

Denise Richardello '77, M.Ed. '81, Hon. D.P.S. '18
Retired Executive Vice President, MCLA

Colleen Taylor
Owner, Frieght Yard Pub, Trailhouse, Craft Food Barn, Berkshire Catering 

Judith Wilkinson

MCLA Foundation Policies

Gift Policy

Investment Policy

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

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