Nada Stirratt, CEO, Verve, a leader in connecting mobile advertising with in-store sales

Elle D’Andrea, Partner, Deloitte, a multinational professional services firm

Dr. Pia Britto, PHD, Professor, Yale University Child Study Center, Associate Director of Global Policy, UNICEF Ambassador

Heidi Sandreuter, Vice President, Spencer Stuart, global leading executive search consulting firm (recently earned 2014 Marketer of the Year honors from Advertising Age for developing the Under Armour “I WILL WHAT I WANT” campaign)

Lauren Oliver, New York Times bestselling author





Ms. Meg Domino, Executive Director, New Canaan CARES

Ms. Domino is a Certified Health Education Specialist with a PhD in Public Health and has extensive experience with youth, parent, and community health planning and programming. She speaks on a myriad of health topics locally and nationally, providing training workshops to parents, faculty and community leaders. Ms. Domino leads a rural health care delivery unit in sub-Saharan East Africa, targeting maternal and child health, water sanitation, HIV/STD prevention, and leadership training. She was Community Health Director for UNITE the World with Africa, a Humanitarian outreach organization based in the USA. Previous to joining CARES, Ms. Domino was founder and president of Health Wave Publishing Company. She co-authored the nationally accredited interactive preK-12 curriculum, still widely used today in schools throughout the country. Ms. Domino’s research on youth development has been published in the Journal of School Health, nationally and internationally. Her award-winning health promotion programs include the Leadership Challenge©, Take the LEAD©, Mentoring Through Drama©, KidPower©, Community Service Ambassadors©, and Elder Buddies©. 


Ms. Sheri West, Founder, President & Executive Director, LiveGirl

Sheri West has sixteen years of executive finance and mentoring experience. Her education includes a BA Finance and Masters of Human Resources and Labor Relations from Michigan State University. Ms. West spent fifteen years as a finance executive at General Electric Co., a $117 billion global company (NYSE: GE) where she was actively involved in the GE Women’s Network as an executive mentor. She currently serves as the Vice Chairman for the New Canaan Public Schools Board of Education.



Kim Palmer – New Canaan High School Varsity Basketball & Volleyball

Craig Davis – Bridgeport Central HS Varsity Basketball

Art Brown – New Canaan High School Varsity Track & Cross Country

Kristin Woods - New Canaan High School Lax

Dan Clark - UK Elite & St. Luke's High School Varsity Soccer

Meghan Hoffman – Oxygen Fitness & New Canaan High School Lacrosse

Mike Patrona - New Canaan High School Varsity Basketball