Office of Institutional Advancement
The role of the Office of Institutional Advancement is to advance the College’s mission by building relationships and partnerships that raise philanthropic resources from alumni, friends, corporations, foundations, faculty and staff to support TRCC students and programs.
The Advancement team works closely with the Three Rivers College Foundation Board of Directors, led by area business and civic leaders, to help secure gifts and grants to fund programs that benefit students attending the College.
Three Rivers College Foundation
The Three Rivers College Foundation is a nonprofit charitable educational Foundation, incorporated under the laws of the State of Connecticut and granted 501 C (3) tax-deductible status by the IRS. Its purpose is to support the educational efforts of the College, the staff, and the faculty.
2019-2020 Board of Directors
William Stanley, Lawrence + Memorial Hospital
Christopher Jewell, Collins & Jewell Co., Inc.
Tessa Jordan, CPA, Nicola & Yester Company, PC
Jennifer DeLucia, Chelsea Groton Bank
Andrea E. Camoin, ChFC – Mariner Financial Group, LLC
Scott Donovan – G. Donovan Associates
Christopher Gauthier – Dime Bank
Lee-Ann Gomes – City of Norwich, Social Services
Lisa Griffin, Eastern CT Savings Bank
Nikki Gullickson – Community Volunteer
Trad Horner – Dominion Energy
Kathleen LaCombe – KML Architects, LLC
Dina Lopes, People’s United Bank
Cathy Osten – CT State Senator
Jemiel Rose – CT State Colleges & Universities
Gina St. Jean – MSN, RN – William W. Backus Hospital
Mark Tramontozzi, MD – Surgical Associates of Norwich LLC.
Dr. Mary Ellen Jukoski –President, TRCC
Betty Baillargeon, Director of Institutional Advancement, TRCC
Nicola Ricker, Faculty Liaison, TRCC
Sashana James-Pinnock, Student Representative, TRCC