Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of seCTer is composed of a cross section of community and industry representatives. The Board is reflective of the clients seCTer serves throughout the region.

seCTer Board of Directors

  • MARK OEFINGER, CHAIR
    • Retired Town Manager, Town of Groton
  • SEAN NUGENT, FIRST VICE CHAIR
    • Chair, Redevelopment Agency, Town of Preston
  • CHRIS JEWELL, SECOND VICE CHAIR
    • CFO/Principal, Collins & Jewell Co.
  • DONNA SIMPSON, SECRETARY
    • Retired Marketing Executive, Town of Stonington
  • CHARLES SEEMAN, TREASURER
    • Retired President/CEO, United Community & Family Services
  • MICHAEL CAREY, IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
    • Attorney, Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law
  • SUSAN ADAMS
    • Senior Government Liaison, General Dynamics/Electric Boat
  • WENDY BURY
    • Executive Director, Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition
  • HOLLY CHEESEMAN
    • Executive Director, Niantic Children’s Museum; State Representative, 37th District
  • ROBERT CONGDON
    • Former First Selectman, Town of Preston ED
  • DOMBROSKAS
    • Executive Director, Tourism District of Eastern CT
  • PAUL FORMICA
    • State Senator, 20th District
  • GARY GOESCHEL, II
    • Director of Planning, Town of East Lyme
  • AYANTI GRANT
    • Office of Congressman Joe Courtney
  • DAVID HAMMOND
    • Chair, Economic Development Commission, Town of Stonington
  • MARIA HANNA
    • President/CEO, Survival Systems USA, Inc.
  • MARK HILL
    • President/CEO, Eastern CT Workforce Investment Board
  • THAYNE HUTCHINS
    • Councilor, The Mohegan Tribal Nation
  • RONALD MCDANIEL
    • Mayor, Town of Montville
  • MARIA MIRANDA
    • Principal, Miranda Creative, Inc.
  • ERNEST MUCCIO
    • VP & Chief Credit Officer, Jewett City Savings Bank
  • NAOMI OTTERNESS
    • Private Citizen, Town of Ledyard
  • FELIX REYES
    • Director of Economic Development & Planning, City of New London
  • TONY SHERIDAN
    • President/CEO, Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT
  • GABRIEL STERN
    • Director Planning & Project Development, CT Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative