OUR TEAM

 

Co-Founders and Executive Directors

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Tom Pugh

Tom Pugh, co-founder of Plugged In, attended Berklee College of Music and has been a professional musician for 40 years.

Tom has performed with numerous bands, including Frankie Lee,the Doowopp Hall of Fame Rock and Roll All Stars, Southern Revelation, SloBurn and Lois Lane and the Daily Planets. He has played at Boston’s Symphony Hall and the Montreal Jazz Festival as well as many other prestigious venues.

Tom has also been an audio and video engineer at WGBH in Boston for 30 years.

Sandra Rizkallah

Sandra Rizkallah, co-founder and co-executive director of Plugged In, has a degree in film and television from Emerson College.

Sandra has produced her own documentaries and has worked in the post-production department of NOVA at WGBH.

Program Director

Dan Croft

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Dan Croft originally joined Plugged In as Administrative Assistant to help our staff keep every aspect of the organization running smoothly.

After one year he has become an important part of the program and has taken on the responsibilities of Program Director.

Dan previously served in administrative and management roles at More than Words and the Asperger’s Association of New England.  

Dan’s interest in organizations that serve and inspire youth began when he was a camper and later a Counselor-in-Training at Paul Newman’s Hole In The Wall Gang Camp.  

Dan is also studying toward a degree in botany with the hopes to integrate his love of nature and plants with his experience in the non-profit sector. 

Dan lives in Waltham, MA, where he spends most of his free time baking and taking care of his kitty, Toby. 

Dan loves his label maker and is known for saying “rock on!” all the time.

 

Board of Directors

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Tony Callini

President

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Joe Cannistraro

Treasurer

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Sean Finnegan

Fundraising Committee

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Andy Friedman

Volunteer Committee

Co-Chair

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Dan Goldberg

Concert Committee

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Pamela Rosenthal

Marketing Committee

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Jennifer Green

Inclusion Committee, Contract Programming Committee

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Jose Sierra

Governance Committee

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Bruce Greenfield

Clerk

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Jen King

Inclusion Committee Chair, Development Sub-Committee of Events Chair, Contract Programming Committee

 

Sponsors

Diamond

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Platinum+

 

Gold

Dedham Savings Bank

Music Go Round

Olin College

Tocci Management

Village Bank

Silver

Charles River Center

Howard and Katherine Aibel Foundation

Roche Brothers

Condon Realty

Volante Farm