Board of Directors

Our board members present a rich mix of experts from business and industry throughout our region. They offer concrete counsel and valuable perspectives that help us remain in the forefront of employment law and drive member engagement.

To learn more about our board positions, contact Meredith Wise at 877-662-6444 or via e-mail at


Carol DuPlessis, Chairperson
Cooper-Atkins Corporation

Barbara Mahoney, First Vice Chairperson
Leominster Credit Union

Tim Daly, Second Vice Chairperson & Treasurer
Valley Medical Group

Elaine Adams, Secretary
The Platt Brothers & Company

Meredith Wise, President


Steve Martin, Immediate Past Chair
J. Polep Distribution

Norm Forrest
Dymotek, Inc.

Heather Gates
Community Health Resources, Inc.

Jean Harrington
Duffy & Sweeney

David Leslie
Glenmeadow Retirement Community

Jim McCarthy
R.H. White Construction

Karen McFetridge
Cyalume Technologies

Charlene Metcalf
Fontaine Brothers, Inc.

Joanne Ollson
Western New England University

Erin Gisherman-Minior
Jewish Family Services of RI

Maureen Parente
Thule, Inc.

Mike Rocheleau
PTA Corporation