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Board of Directors


Mr. Sanders is a portfolio manager in the Boston private wealth management firm of Howland Capital Management and is Chair of the Board of Directors. He brings 24 years of experience in the fields of investments, corporate finance and accounting through his tenure in the financial services, computer software, and public accounting industries.

Mr. Skehan is the financial controller at Keyes North Atlantic, Inc., an electrical and mechanical contractor specializing in the installation and servicing of environmental and safety related systems in eastern Massachusetts and serves as Treasurer for Helping Hands.

Ms. Keyes is President and CEO of Keyes North Atlantic, Inc., a leading provider of green technology and electro-mechanical systems design, installation, repair and maintenance in eastern Massachusetts.

Mr. Reddy currently is the Sales Team Leader at BiddingForGood, a industry leading online fundraising and event management platform. Prior to his work in the fundraising world, Mr. Reddy spent more than 10 years working in a variety of sales and marketing roles.

Lisa Brown is the Vice President of Creative at NNE Marketing, an agency that produces fundraising packages exclusively for non-profit organizations. Over the last decade, she has written and developed winning creative for some of the most renowned nonprofits in the nation, including Alzheimer’s Association, Habitat for Humanity International, Mercy Corps, Guiding Eyes for the Blind, and many others.

Ms. Carroll is the Executive Vice President - Commercial Operations for AdvanSource Biomaterials Corporation, a materials technology company focused on the development, synthesis and distribution of engineered materials and solutions to support innovations within the medical device and pharmaceutical industries.

Ms. Cunneen is the founder and president of Animal Research Consulting LLC., a life sciences consulting firm specializing in animal care programs.

Dr. Sarah Davis has been providing direct patient care as a dentist in Lexington for over 20 years. Dr. Davis is a member of the ADA and the MDS.

With more than 30 years of experience in facilities, capital projects, and project management, Robin brings a thorough knowledge of the design and construction industry and has proven herself to be a creative and able leader.

Ms. Hindman comes to the Board after 20 years of involvement with Helping Hands, including fourteen years as a foster care family for ‘Katie’.

Ms. Trimby has served as both the Chair of the Finance Committee of Helping Hands as well as Treasurer. With 40 years of experience in the financial services industry, Ms. Trimby formerly was a Managing Director and Senior Relationship Manager at Atlantic Trust Company (now CIBC Private Wealth).

Ms. Yusen brings to Helping Hands a strong background in research, design, development, and testing of computer systems in both medical services and the electrical industries. She worked to develop electronic communications standards and programs for the National Electrical Manufacturers Representatives Association.