Board of Directors

The ABRI/Homes for the Brave Board of Directors meets monthly to review all new and ongoing projects.  Board members are dedicated members of their communities, and many of them are Veterans.

Board MemberCompany AffiliationTitleVeteran AffiliationBoard Position
Robert KozlowskyTown of SheltonPolice DepartmentVice Chairperson
Salvatore SpadaccinoSpadaccino Realty TeamReal Estate BrokerTreasurer
James BolandU.S. Marine CorpsEmeritus
Rose Ogrinc-KrivoshikFundraising VolunteerChairperson
Eric ParkerWFSB Eyewitness News; Romano, Parker & AssociatesNews Anchor; Attorney
Ernest Johnson IIIU.S. Department of Veterans AffairsPeer Employment SpecialistU.S. Army
Phillip ModestiHologicSenior Director of Medical EducationU.S. Marine Corps
James CannonMutual of OmahaGeneral Manager, CT DivisionU.S. Navy
James H. LeeAttorneyU.S. Army
Bernadette BaldinoLibrary Director
Matthew FrankelSageSales Manager
Matthew P. GachiInvestmarkSenior Financial AdvisorU.S. Navy
Michael DolanCitizens BankClass A PGA Member
Michael LaVellePullman & Comley, LLCAttorneyU.S. Marine Corps
Paula CanterU.S. Navy
Anthony CinquantaDepartment of Veterans Affair’s (Retired)Clinical ConsultantU.S. Army
Dee LippmanFairfield University School of NursingProfessorU.S. Army
Denise Walsh
Johnny VazzanoVazzy's Four SeasonsRestaurant Owner
Colonel Adele Hodges