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
|Gina||Bates||University of Massachusetts, Amherst||Class of 2019|
|Natalie||Harris||University of Massachusetts, Amherst||Class of 2020|
|Holly||Burns||Hopkinton High School||Class of 2021|
|Camryn||D’Aloia||Framingham State University||Class of 2021|
|Emma||LaCascia||Boston University||Class of 2021|
|Maddie||McGuire||Boston College||Class of 2021|
|Sarah||Pearson||University of Pittsburgh||Class of 2021|
|Maddie||Alford||University of Maryland||Class of 2022|
|Marissa||Carty||Boston University||Class of 2022|
|Rose||Goldstein||University of Virginia||Class of 2022|
|Amanda||Higgens||Mount Saint Vincent University||Class of 2022|
|Sydney||Holzman||The Rivers School||Class of 2022|
|Kate||Huebner||Boston College||Class of 2022|
|Anagha||Kumar||Harvard University||Class of 2022|
|Nate||Pucci||Dartmouth College||Class of 2022|
|Danielle||Sharon||University of Michigan||Class of 2022|
|Ashlyn||Silva||Boston University||Class of 2022|
|Zack||Sisitsky||Georgetown University||Class of 2022|
|Rana||Somekhian||University of Maryland||Class of 2022|
|Ally||Gray||Worcester Academy||Class of 2023|
|Maya||Holzman||The Rivers School||Class of 2023|
|William||Huebner||Babson College||Class of 2023|
|Elise||Miller||Westfield State University||Class of 2023|
|Evan||Sisitsky||Loyola University Maryland||Class of 2023|
|Nicole||Winthrop||Univeristy of Michigan||Class of 2023|
|Katie||Balster||Hopkinton High School||Class of 2024|
|Zadie||Blish||The Blush School||Class of 2024|
|Cece||Chapman||Norfolk County Agricultural High School||Class of 2024|
|Tara||Pucci||Boston College||Class of 2024|
|Amelia||Cohen||Colgate University||Class of 2025|