President/Board MemberThomas E. Kerns, who has headed accounting and operations for a $20-plus billion investment management company, as well as product and business development for a major international bank. He co-developed the Maplewood/South Orange Girls softball program, after the previous program had suffered from neglect. The program has grown to over 20 teams with an enrollment of more than 300 school-aged players. In addition, Tom volunteers as a guest lecturer for an Advanced Placement: Economics course at a local high school.
Vice President/Board MemberJeanmarie Hargrave, whose Masters of Science degree from Columbia University’s School of Social Work has been used to serve mentally ill homeless women in New York City. She is a long-time volunteer at local schools and has also volunteered her services to benefit local community service based organizations.
Board MembersSteven Tugentman, a senior vice president and deputy general counsel for a major telecommunications company. In this capacity he is responsible for issues related to marketing, branding, sponsorships, products and services, and business development. He is also a member of the National Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the non-profit Council of Better Business Bureaus.
STAFFAmy Jo Blanchfield Curran Executive Director. Amy Jo Curran served as an International Human Resources Manager at Booz Allen & Hamilton, Inc.,in McLean,VA. Amy Jo handled the overall provision of HR Services, policies and programs for over 1,000 employees in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and throughout Europe. Amy Jo also worked as an HR Specialist at Bank of New York after leaving the DC area for NY City.