Who We Are

Get to know our talented and diverse staff and dedicated Board of Directors.

Executive, Finance & Administration

James Paley

Executive Director
(203) 562-0598 ext. 214

Nancy Kelly

Director of Finance
(203) 562-0598 ext. 234

Areta Huckaby

Senior Administrative Assistant
(203) 562-0598 ext. 210

Becky Skau

Administrative/Financial Manager/
IT and HR Liaison
(203) 562-0598 ext. 233

Communications & Resource Development

Junyi Wang

Marketing Communications Manager
(203) 562-0598 ext. 212

Lucy Marinelli

Public Relations Manager
(203) 562-0598 ext. 224

Real Estate Development

Community Sustainability

Jay O'Neill

Construction Manager
(203) 562-0598 ext. 218

Kathy Fay

Director of Community Sustainability
(203) 562-0598 ext. 225

Carmen Ramos Perez

Carmen Ramos-Perez

I Heart My Home CT Specialist
(475) 227-7579

Community Building & Organizing

Stephen Cremin-Endes

Director of Community Building & Organizing
(203) 562-0598 ext. 222

Adam Rawlings

Community Engagement Specialist
(203) 562-0598 ext. 215

HomeOwnership Center

Bridgette Russell

Managing Director
(203) 777-6925 ext. 220

Maybeliz Montanez

Administrative Assistant
(203) 777-6925 ext. 226

Heidie Colon-Rosa

Senior Housing Specialist
(203) 777-6925 ext. 221

Norma Pantoja

Housing Specialist
(203) 777-6925 ext. 213

NHS of New Haven Housing Specialist, Candace

Lindita Ifti

Housing Specialist
(203) 227-0542 ext. 227


Board of Directors


Leslie Radcliffe*

Neighborhood Resident

Carol Heller*

Vice President
Bank of America

Virginia Stevenson*

Neighborhood Resident

Sarah McQueen*

Knights of Columbus

Howard Boyd

Neighborhood Resident

Nathan Bixby

New Haven Resident

Glenn Davis*

Liberty Bank

Nina Fawcett*

Neighborhood Resident

Robert Filippone

Norcom Mortgage

Velma George*

New Haven Coordinator for Homelessness

Densill Greaves

Neighborhood Resident

Mina Minelli

Webster Bank

Monika Mittelhölzer*

Neighborhood Resident

Jacquelyn Pheanious

Neighborhood Resident

 *Members of both NHS and HOC boards


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