Board & Committees

Stamford Citizen of the Year Board

Gary H. Stone, President & Founder
Richard W. Redniss*, Founder
Ray Mazzeo, Secretary
Bill Arnone, Treasurer
Bill Brucker
Tom Cassone
Kim DePra
Lisa Feinberg
Matt Feinberg
Stephen Fischer

Stamford Citizen of the Year 2024

Richard W. Redniss*, Co-Chair
Gary H. Stone, Co-Chair
Jami Sherwood*, Program Coordinator

Citizen of the Year Selection Committee

Cathy Ostuw*, Selection Committee Chair
Jevera K. Hennessey*
Bill Hennessey*
Stephen Fischer, Commander Jewish War Veterans Post 142
Denise Lyles, At-large
Marc Lyons, At-large

Scholarship Selection Committee

Richard W. Redniss*, Co-Chair and Founder
Gary H. Stone, Co-Chair and Founder
Rosalie F. Stone, Founder

Jeri Appel
Mark Appel
Stephen Fischer
Bob Granata
Sgt. Adriana Molina
Polly O’Brien Morrow*
Arthur Selkowitz*

Veterans Selection Committee

Stephen Fischer
David Kaplan
Sgt. Adriana Molina
Richard W. Redniss*
Gary H. Stone

Program Committee

Jevera & Bill Hennessey, Honorary Dinner Chairs

Bill Arnone, CFM Certified Public Accountants LLP
Bill Brucker, Family Centers
Tom Cassone, Meister Seelig & Fein LLP
Carolina Castellano, First American Title
Natalie Coard, Charter Oak Communities
Lynne Colatrella, Stamford Downtown Special Services District
Kim DePra, The Ashforth Company
Lisa Feinberg, Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey LLP
Matt Feinberg, Congregation Agudath Sholom
Steve Fischer, Jewish War Veterans
Catalina S. Horak
Ray Mazzeo, Redniss & Mead
Lauren Meyer, Special Assistant to Mayor Simmons
Michael Moore, Stamford Downtown Special Services District
Polly Morrow*
Stephanie Odenath, Wellbuilt Company
Cathy Ostuw*
Rick Redniss*, Redniss & Mead
Jami Sherwood*, Simply Signs
Gary Stone, Homeguard Environmental Services
Kathleen Walsh

*Prior COTY Recipient

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