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Board Minutes and Notices

Board of Trustees, 2023-2024

The Board of Trustees features an accomplished group of individuals with expertise within the fields of education, arts, law and business. They bring a broad range of experience and serve as the authoritative body over policy and administration.

John Barrett III, North Adams

Mr. Barrett is the state representative for the 1st Berkshire district. As a former 13-term Mayor, he is the first graduate of MCLA to serve as Mayor of North Adams. He is a longtime supporter of MCLA and has been a strong advocate for public higher education in Massachusetts.


Mr. Boodram is Associate Dean for Enrollment and Student Services at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.


Brenda Burdick BRENDA BURDICK, chair, ADAMS

Ms. Burdick is Director, Marketing and Strategic Communications for General Dynamics Mission Systems.

Jean Clarke-Mitchell, Lee

Dr. Clarke-Mitchell is an Assistant Professor of Social Work with Lesley University in Cambridge, MA.

Paige dufur,'26 student trustee

FrederickKeatorFrederick J. Keator, vice chair, Lenox

Mr. Keator is Managing Partner of the Keator Group, LLC. A nationally recognized wealth management firm.

KarenKaren Kowalczyk, Dalton

Ms. Kowalcyzk is a Certified Public Accountant with over thirty years experience in private practice.

DeniseDENISE MARSHALL '81, Hinsdale

Ms. Marshall, now retired, formerly served as Executive Vice President of Adams Community Bank based in Adams, MA.

RobRobert Reilly, Lanesborough

Mr. Reilly is a retired educator, researcher, and author. His career encompassed MIT, MCLA, UMass Amherst, and elementary schools in Lanesborough and Springfield.

F ReynoldsFranklYn reynolds, avon, ct

Mr. Reynolds is president and CEO of UIL Holdings Corporation, the AVANGRID subsidiary that oversees its natural gas and electric companies in Connecticut and Massachusetts, including Berkshire Gas Company.

Kathleen Therrien '97, Williamstown

Ms. Therrien, the alumni representative to the Board, is the Director of Trust and Estate Administration at Williams College.

List of previous members of the Board of Trustees

board of trustees meeting notifications, agendas, and minutes 

2023 - 2024

2023 - 2024 Schedule

Previous Academic Year Mintues & Notices

2022 - 2023 Board and Committee minutes

2020-2021 Board and Committee minutes

2019-2020 Board and Committee minutes

2018-2019 Board and Committee minutes

2017-2018 Board and Committee minutes

2016-2017 Board and Committee minutes

2015-2016 Board and Committee minutes

2014-2015 Board and Committee minutes

2013-2014 Board and Committee minutes

2012-2013 Board and Committee minutes

2011-2012 Board and Committee minutes

2010-2011 Board and Committee minutes


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