Founder, Executive Director
Abbie has over 30 years of experience as an advanced psychiatric nurse practitioner, including outpatient private practice, inpatient psychiatric care and on college campuses. She also has experience in the non-profit sector as the founder and executive director of an event raising money for ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) for 16 years
Abbie lives in Hopkinton, MA with her husband and two sons. She enjoys hiking with her dog, volunteering in her community and spending time with family and friends.
Advisory Board of Directors
Evan is the principal at Hopkinton High School. He has worked at HHS for the past 15 years. He started his career as a school counselor and coach and has spent the last 10 years as an administrator. He loves to spend time with his family & friends, coaching his daughter’s sports teams, traveling and exercising.
Ilene is a former longtime principal of the Elmwood School in Hopkinton, MA. She lives in Framingham with her husband and loves to spend time with her grandchildren and travel. She is also is an avid volunteer in her community.
Lisa is an award winning Creative Director/Art Director with more than 25 years of experience. She is VP, Creative Director at Merge, Boston—a marketing agency specializing in the healthcare and financial services industries. She is mom to two amazing daughters and when she isn’t driving the dance carpool, she loves to travel and ski with her kids.
Sharon has been practicing pediatrics for over 20 years in the community setting. She and her husband are blessed with 5 children and 2 dogs. In addition to spending time with her family, she loves to run and volunteer her time.
Young Adult Advisory Board
|Sean Winthrop||Saint Michaels College||Class of 2019|
|Billy Allen||Bowdoin College||Class of 2020|
|Maddie McGuire||Boston College||Class of 2021|
|Sarah Pearson||University of Pittsburgh||Class of 2021|
|Camryn D’Aloia||Framingham State University||Class of 2021|
|Julia Burdulis||Trinity College||Class of 2021|
|Emma LaCascia||Boston University||Class of 2021|
|Marissa Carty||Boston University||Class of 2022|
|Rana Somekhian||University of Maryland||Class of 2022|
|Maddie Alford||University of Maryland||Class of 2022|
|Rose Goldstein||University of Virginia||Class of 2022|
|Amanda Higgens||Mount Saint Vincent University||Class of 2022|
|Zack Sisitsky||Georgetown University||Class of 2022|
|Kate Huebner||Boston College||Class of 2022|
|Nate Pucci||Dartmouth College||Class of 2022|
|Grace Cavanaugh||Occidental College||Class of 2023|
|Evan Sisitsky||Loyola University Maryland||Class of 2023|
|Nicole Winthrop||Univeristy of Michigan||Class of 2023|
|Elise Miller||Westfield State University||Class of 2023|
|William Huebner||Babson College||Class of 2023|
|Dana Zapolin||Tulane University||Class of 2023|
|Amelia Cohen||Newton High School||Class of 2021|
|Holly Burns||Hopkinton High School||Class of 2021|
|Sydney Holzman||The Rivers School||Class of 2022|
|Maya Holzman||The Rivers School||Class of 2023|
|Cece Chapman||Norfolk County Agricultural High School||Class of 2024|
|Katie Balster||Hopkinton High School||Class of 2024|
|Zadie Blish||American School in London||Class of 2024|