Administrative/Office Staff

To Contact Staff:

Please call (508) 852-3792 with the following extentions or

to e-mail: initial of first name followed by last name and then @worcestercomprehensive.org

Name
Position
Phone Extention
Sandy Brown
Administrative Assistant /
A/P & Payroll Coordinator
ext: 100
Glendaly Torres
Transportation Coordinator
ext: 102
J. Soto Jr., LSW
CEO
ext: 105
Lisa Velez 
Billing Specialist /
HBCC Support
ext: 107
Madeline Soto 
Social Services Director
ext: 108
Mary Ellen Regele Business/Human Resources Manager ext: 109
 Vertia Givins HBCC Child Development Specialist ext:  111

Program Directors

Name & Title
Program
Extention
Shannon Castillo,
Program Director
GBV School-Age & Constitution Preschool (508) 852-3792 ext: 101
Gloria Sinclair, Program Director Great Brook Valley PS Center (508) 852-3792 ext: 103
Laura Arsenault,
Director of Operations
Home Based Child Care (508) 852-3792 ext: 106
Patricia Diaz, Program Director Burncoat High School and South High School Teen Care (508) 799-3322 / (508) 792-5916

Most of our teaching/caregiving staff are in courses with local colleges to obtain a degree in early education. Some have degrees already. The staff care deeply about the children and families they serve and are dedicated and hard working.

Board of Directors

WCEC, Inc. is a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation under Section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The volunteer and unpaid Board of Directors, has overall responsibility for the direction of the agency, and manages the business of the corporation. The Board meets monthly from September to June. The Board of Directors regularly receives and reviews monthly financial reports. An independent, annual audit is conducted in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards.

Name
Board Position
Affiliate
Patricia O’Leary, Officer
Chair
Pioneer Valley Transit Authority
Position: Chief Financial Officer
Angel Rosario,
Officer
Vice Chair
Worcester Housing Authority
Position: Director of Public Safety
Nancy Knight, Officer Treasurer Quinsigamond Children’s School
Position: Director, Adjunct Faculty
Claire Breyton, Officer Clerk/Secretary Sizer School
Position: Career Advisor
Gerald Nugent, Officer Executive Committee Retired – Mass. Department of Children & Families
 
Dana Gordon, Esq. Member Foley Hoag, LLP
Position: Partner
Patrick Jones, Esq. Member Fidelity Investments, FMR LLC
Position: Attorney, Vice President
Chris Nelson  Member Pernet Family Health Services
Position: Dir. Family Support Services & Coord. Fathers & Family Program
John Rodriguez
Member
Worcester Public Schools
Position: Teacher
David Smith  Member Merrill Lynch
Position: Senior Financial Advisor
Susan Theriault Member Blackstone Valley Technical High School
Position: Asst. Manager-Food Service
 

If you are interested in more information about the work of the Board of Directors please contact Jay Soto at (508) 852-3792 ext: 105 or e-mail at jsoto@worcestercomprehensive.org