Community Economic Development Fund

Board of Directors

The Community Economic Development Fund Foundation, Inc.

The CEDF Foundation is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization. Its Board of Directors is responsible for general oversight of CEDF as a whole and the oversight of the community development and business advisory activities.


  • David Cantor, Community Representative, Board President
  • Kim Healey, Community Representative, Board Vice President
  • Frank Mac Hugh, Webster Bank, Secretary
  • Mark Nolan, Nolan Enterprises Real Estate, Treasurer


  • Ana Alfaro, Eversource, Community Representative
  • Michelle Hawes, Citizens Bank
  • John Jepson, Jr., Liberty Bank
  • Thomas Malloy, Altus Multinational Group, LLC
  • Pastor Carl McCluster, Shiloh Baptist Church, Community Representative
  • Ted Murphy, Connecticut Innovations
  • Commissioner Jorge L. Perez, CT Department of Banking
  • Holly E. Williams, CT Office of Policy and Management

The Community Economic Development Fund Corporation

The CEDF Corporation is organized as a for-profit entity. All of the stock of the Corporation is owned by the Foundation. The Corporation Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing lending and investment activities, which are carried out through limited liability companies managed by the Corporation.


  • Glenn Geathers, Community Representative, Board President
  • Carolyn Welch, Chelsea Groton Bank, Community Representative, Board Vice President
  • Dawn Reshen-Doty, Benay Enterprises, Community Representative, Treasurer
  • Cornell Wright, The Parker Wright Group, Inc., Community Representative, Secretary


  • Aaron Bohigian, Webster Bank
  • Jerri Bonnell, M&T Bank
  • Robert Dellatorre, Santander Bank 
  • Joseph DeMayo, Citizens Bank
  • Meghan Green, CT Office of Policy & Management 
  • Allison Standish Plimpton, KeyBank
  • Rodney Thomas, Community Representative
  • Sandra Williams, Liberty Bank

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