Board of Directors 2019

HFTB’s Board of Directors meet monthly.

Board of Directors

The ABRI/Homes for the Brave Board of Directors assists in achieving our mission and vision of providing the housing and services necessary to help homeless individuals, many of whom are Veterans return to a productive and meaningful life. Our board members are dedicated members of their communities and many of them are Veterans. They take an active role in supporting our events and becoming advocates for the Homes for the Brave in our local community. They meet monthly to review all new and ongoing projects.

If you would like to reach out to one of our board members, please contact us.

Our Current Board Members

Board MemberCompany AffiliationTitleVeteran AffiliationBoard Position
Robert KozlowskyTown of Shelton Police DepartmentLieutenantChairman
Johnny VazzanoVazzy's Four SeasonsRestaurant OwnerVice Chairman
James CannonMutual of OmahaManaging Director, CT DivisionU.S. NavyTreasurer
Paul MayerThe Schegg GroupPresidentU.S. Air ForceSecretary
Rose OgrincFundraising VolunteerImmediate Past Chair
Randy AbramsRetired Commercial BankerU.S. Army
Bernadette BaldinoRetired Library Director
Vinny BartoliTurner ConstructionVice President, General Manager
Matthew FrankelBG LubriCareTerritory Sales Manager
Kaitlyn GenoveseReed ExhibitionsMarketing Director
Dr. Marcia G. HuntOffice of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, VHA Central Office; Yale University School of MedicineNatiaonal Mentail Health Quality Improvement and Implementation Consultant; Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Colonel Adele HodgesCommanding Officer, RetiredU.S. Marine Corps
Ernest Johnson IIIU.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, West HavenVocational Rehabilitation SpecialistU.S. Army
Dr. Dee Troth LippmanFairfield University School of NursingProfessorU.S. Army
Phillip ModestiHologicSenior Director of Medical EducationU.S. Marine Corps
Eric ParkerRomano, Parker & AssociatesAttorney
Juliet TaylorRetired Women's AdvocateU.S. Army
James BolandU.S. Marine CorpsEmeritus
Anthony CinquantaDepartment of Veterans Affair’s (Retired)Clinical ConsultantU.S. ArmyEmeritus