Executive Oversite Committee
Reed Hillman, Chair - is a graduate of Suffolk Law School, as well as a former Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, responsible for more than 2,600 law enforcement personnel and an annual budget of over $200 million. Reed served as a Massachusetts State representative from 2000-2004 and was a candidate for Lieutenant Governor in 2006. He currently teaches criminal justice courses at Mt. Wachusett Community College in Gardner, MA.
Keith Blanchette, Treasurer- is a partner in Stolberg, Ebbeling & Blanchette, LLP in Worcester, MA. Keith is a member of the Executive Committee of the Worcester State University Foundation Board, American Red Cross Board Member, and an Easter Seals of Massachusetts board member. Keith has a B.S.in Business Administration from Worcester State University and is a certified public accountant.
Pamela Boisvert, Secretary- is currently ED of Massachusetts Education and Career Opportunities Inc. She is a former board member of the Washington-based Council for Opportunity in Education (COE). She is currently a member of the advisory boards for the Massachusetts Dept. of Higher Education’s Office of Student Financial Assistance, the Latino Education Institute, and the New England regional office of the United Negro College Fund. She is a former board member of the Greater Worcester Community Foundation, Mass. Higher Education Assistance Corp., Mass. Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, Dynamy, Inc., and Girls Inc. of Worcester.
Jasmin Rivas, Vice Chair - is the program coordinator in Southbridge, MA for YOU Inc., one of the leading child welfare, behavioral health, and education agencies in Massachusetts. Jasmin manages Voices with Choices (VWC), a program targeting children 9-19 and Focus on Youth. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Tri-Community YMCA. She is the recipient of the Youth Empowerment Award of Aspira of Massachusetts. She holds a B.A. from Worcester State University and is bilingual in Spanish and English.