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The following officers and directors comprise the Board and Committee Members of the Connecticut Jump$tart Coalition:

Christopher M. Lee, CFP®, President
Certified Financial Planner

Faye Griffiths-Smith, Vice President
UCONN Cooperative Extension

Lori Adler, Treasurer
Teacher, Bolton High School

Kathleen Titsworth, Secretary
Connecticut Department of Banking

Emily Bjornberg
Office of the State Treasurer

Samantha Cross
Square One Financial Education

David Hinchey
Credit Union League of Connecticut

Marcie LaBelle
LaBelle Communications

Lee Marcoux
Connecticut Department of Education

Patrice McCarthy
Connecticut Association of Boards of Education

Jeremy Race
Junior Achievement

Robyn Swanson
Seasons Federal Credit Union

Maryanne Taft
Teacher, Hall High School (West Hartford)

Committee Members:

Catherine Blinder
Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection

Tom Connor
Financial Planning Association, Fairfield Chapter
Chair, LifeSmarts Challenge

Janet Giola
Teacher, Glastonbury High School

Carol Heller
Bank of America

Jane Pertillar-Smith, MS

Susan Schullery
Teacher, Danbury High School

Brenda Shuler
Sistas Academy