Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors serves as an integral West End House leadership group that is uniquely situated to assist in establishing and maintaining essential community partnerships, connections, resources and financial support for West End House.  An Advisor eagerly educates others about the work of West End House, its philosophy and its impact in the community.  Advisors cultivate the support of community leaders, educators and other individuals/groups who care about critical issues facing youth in Boston.

Deborah Black / Vice President, New England Development
Sid Boorstein / Mirob Management
Charles Collier / Chief Strategy Officer, Scale Squared
Alisha Collins / Vice President Development & Corporate Giving, The Possible Project
Steven M. Curley / (Retired) Owner/Director, Hoop Camps 
Matthew Day / 
Senior Vice President of Network Payment Innovation & Contract Management, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Kevin Depina
 / Manager, Bodega
Meredith Eppel Jylkka / Assistant Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, Wentworth Institute of Technology
Joel H. Goober* / (Retired) Investment Counsel, RINET
Jessica B. Hart / Managing Director, Chief of Staff to COO, State Street Global Markets
Rep. Kevin Honan / Massachusetts State Representative, 17th Suffolk District
John Humphreys / Vice President of Partner Development, Broadcom
Charla Jones / Founder & CEO, Eu2Be Nourishing Skin Care
Robin Jones / Founder & Principal, J. Strategies, Inc.
Oscar Lopez / Legislative Aide, Office of State Representative Kevin Honan
John Parker / (Retired) President, Crocker & Winsor Seafood
Kalina Philalom / Senior Specialist, Corporate Philanthropy, Liberty Mutual Insurance
Kate Pierre-Pierre
/ Superintendent, Shawmut Design and Construction
Dan Romanow / Vice President, Romanow Container
Cheri Ruane / Vice President, Landscape Architecture, Weston & Sampson Design Studio
Stan Schlozman
/ (Retired) Principal, Harbor Capital Management
Alison Stanton / Regional Director of Community and Citizenship, Turner Construction
Robert Weinberg / President, MarketPlace Development Boston

*Past Board President

In Memoriam – Advisor Emeritus
Harold Brown / Founder, Chairman & CEO, The Hamilton Company