Our Partners

We are a coalition of leaders throughout the City of Lawrence that are dedicated to working together on a shared vision of growing the Lawrence economy. To do this, we are bringing the resources of our organizations to the table, as well as a spirit of collaboration that allows us to achieve goals of a bigger magnitude than any one entity could accomplish alone.

Leaders In and
Around Lawrence
 

Executive Committee

Chair

Marianne Paley Nadel, Owner and Manager

Everett Mills Real Estate, LLC

 

Immediate Past Chair
Lane A. Glenn, President
Northern Essex Community College

 

Vice Chair
Chester Szablak, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer

Enterprise Bank

 

Treasurer
Heather McMann, Executive Director

Groundwork Lawrence


Clerk
Wendy Estrella, Owner/Partner

Estrella Law Offices, PC

Karen Andreas, Publisher
North of Boston Media

Jess Andors, Executive Director

Lawrence CommunityWorks

Socrates De La Cruz, Founding Partner

DLC Law Group


Jonathan Isaacson, President
The Gem Group

 

Gary Sidell, Owner

Bell Tower Management

John Silva, President and CEO
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

 
 

Board of Directors


Dianne Anderson, President
Lawrence General Hospital


Mark Cochran, President
Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union

 

John Croce, President/CEO

Abel Womack

Jose De La Rosa, Founder & President/CEO

Guardian Healthcare

 

Markus Fischer, Executive Director

Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence

Evelyn Friedman, Executive Director
Greater Lawrence Community Action Council

Karen Gomes, President/CEO

Home Health Foundation

Zolia Gomez, Managing Partner

Gomez & Palumbo Law, LLC

Daniel Griggs, Market President
TD Bank - Eastern Massachusetts

Joan Hatem-Roy, CEO

Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley

 

Toni Hays, President

Regis College

John Howard, President/CEO

Merrimack Valley Credit Union

Craig Jesiolowski, President/CEO

Holy Family Hospital

 

Jeanne Leydon, President/CEO

Mary Immaculate Health Services

Walkiria Manzueta, Business Development/Talent Acquisition

HomeShop Properties

 

Alberto Nunez, Owner/Developer
Nunez Properties

Glenn Prezzano, President/Publisher
512 Media Inc.


Ramon Quezada, President
QVM Properties, LLC

John Sarro, Executive Director

Pentucket Medical

Evan Silverio, Vice President Operations

Silverio Insurance Agency

Chris Sullivan, President

Central Catholic High School

Julie Thurlow, President/CEO

Reading Cooperative Bank

Ex-officio Members


Joseph Bevilacqua, President/CEO
Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce

June Black, Business and Economic Development Director
City of Lawrence

Karen Conard, Executive Director

Merrimack Valley Planning Commission


Marcos Devers, State Representative
16th Essex District

Barry Finegold, State Senator

2nd Essex and Middlesex District

 

John Lavoie, Superintendent

Greater Lawrence Technical School

Christina Minicucci, State Representative
14th Essex District

Frank Moran, State Representative
17th Essex District

Richard Napolitano, Jr., SVP External Relations/Chief Development Officer

Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

Cynthia Paris, Superintendent

Lawrence Public Schools


Theresa Park, Planning and Development Director
City of Lawrence

Hon. Daniel Rivera, Mayor
City of Lawrence

Lori Trahan, U.S. Congresswoman
3rd Congressional District

 

Abel Vargas, Executive Director

MassHire Merrimack Valley Workforce Development Board

Kendrys Vasquez, President

Lawrence City Council

Leadership Council

Bob Rivers, Chairman/CEO
Eastern Bank

 

Salvatore Lupoli, President/CEO

Lupoli Companies

 

Greg Bialecki, Principal

Redgate Real Estate

Nancy Snyder, Former President

Commonwealth Corporation

Alberto Vasallo, President/CEO

El Mundo Boston

 
 

Loan Fund Steering Committee

 

Pete Johnston, Senior Vice President & Senior Commercial Banking Officer
The Savings Bank

Jim Reagan, President/CEO
DCU

Julie Thurlow, President/CEO
Reading Cooperative

Chuck Walker, President/CEO
Pentucket Bank

Ray Wrobel, Vice President
Align Credit Union

420 Common Street
Lawrence, MA 01840

(978) 655-5824

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