At all levels, the Thrive community of staff and volunteers embraces a can-do attitude and proactive approach that seek creative solutions and unique services. We choose to see gifts before challenges and work to achieve bright moments in the lives of the individuals and families we serve.

Board of Directors

Stephen Barbera

William George Associates

David Guarino

Fletcher Tilton, PC

Vice Chairperson
Kathy Powers

Intrepid Advisors LLC

Sebi Ovesian

Main StreetĀ Bank

Assistant Treasurer
Cynthia Getchell

BayPath Elder Services

Aaron Cohen

Argenta reSource

Douglas Cole

Employment and Training Resources

David Domke

Community Leader

Kevin Lutz

Community Leader

Matthew McCook

Law Office of Matthew McCook, PC


Management Team

Michael RodriguesPresident & CEO
Denise V. KaramiVice President of Developmental Services
Jim KaramiDirector of Transportation, Social & Recreation
Bill FaganAssistant Director of Individual & Family Support
Nanette GoldsteinDirector of Individual & Family Support
David LaBossiereHousing / Facilities Manager
Michelle LarivierePleasant Street Program Director
Andrew DraleausLiberty Street Program Director
James FairbanksFairmount Hill Program Director
Veronica VojackovaSunset Circle Program Director
Caitlin Devaney-FortwenglerFamily & Individual Support Coordinator
Jo-Ann DesjardinDirector of Human Resources
Joanne ParisAdministrative Assistant
Sharon SantelloQuality Assurance Coordinator