Board Members

The Denan Project is run by a board of 11 volunteers who receive no financial compensation of any kind. Their integrity and unwavering commitment to the mission of The Denan Project have been instrumental in motivating other volunteers to our cause.


Executive Committee

Dick Young, Founder, President
Retired President, Dick Young Productions, Ltd., New York, NY

Traci Morris, Treasurer
CEO, Brookfield Global Relocation Services, Chicago, IL

Alice Norwick, Secretary
Owner, Petals by Alice, Woodbury, CT

Jessica Barist Cohen, Communications Director
Owner, JBC Communications, Brussels, Belgium


Other Board Members

Jeffrey Barist
Retired Partner and Chair of the Litigation Department, Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy LLP and Founder Barist Arbitration, New York, NY

Mark Genest
Owner, Macular Marketing Services, Woodbury, CT

George Roberts, PhD
Founder, Board Member/Treasurer, Woodbury Scholarship Fund, Woodbury, CT

Elaine Rubinson
Attorney, Law Offices of Elaine Rubinson, LLC, Stamford, CT

Jean Shin (Co-Webmaster)
Strategic Marketing Lead, Tyntec, Munich, Germany

Harriet Washton, M.D.
Physician, Snowmass Village, CO


Key Operations Volunteers

Donna Amiano, Bookkeeper

Steve Berni, Graphic Design/Brochure Layout

Lynn Berni, Graphic Design/Brochure Layout

John Moisan, Donor Database

Majel Peters, Graphic Design

Sue Jenkins, Web Master

Rosemary Pfreundschuh, Grant Writer/Coordinator for the Pingry School

Valerie Friedman

Richard Gordon

Peter Jarvis

George Kaye

Kathy Owens

Warren Rubin

Bernice Wollman


Special Thanks To

The Denan Project is run entirely by volunteers. We’d like to extend a special thank you to the following individuals and organizations for their time and services:

Sue Jenkins, Web Master,