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Junior Achievement of Southwest New England Announces Five New Board Members

Junior Achievement of Southwest New England welcomes five new members to its Board of Directors. New members include; Jay Buth, VP, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of Eversource Energy; Pamela Carpenter, COO, National Accounts at Travelers; Dawne E. Ware, Finance and Operations Executive; Sue Rapini, Executive VP, Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce and Ada Myteberi,  Area Retail Leader V.P, Key Bank.  These new Board of Directors will be helping furthering Junior Achievement of Southwest New England’s mission to educate students about financial literacy, work force readiness and entrepreneurship.

 

If you would like to find out more information  on joining Junior Achievement of Southwest New England and how you can make a difference by in a student’s life by volunteering, please contact President and CEO, Jeremy Race at jrace@jaconn.org or 860-525-4510 ex 224. Any support you provide to Junior Achievement will help us get closer to our goal of reaching 50,000 students by 2020.

 

About Junior Achievement USA® (JA)

Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provides relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship. Today, JA reaches 4.6 million students per year in 112 markets across the United States, with an additional 5.6 million students served by operations in 121 other countries worldwide. Visit www.ja.org for more information.