Jon M. Adinolfi ‘99 a hardware and home improvement veteran, has been named the Hillman US Divisional President. Mr. Adinolfi joins Hillman after serving as President-US Retail of Stanley Black & Decker Inc.
John E. Delaney ’87, ’96 MBA has been appointed to Vice President of Sales at Boral Building Products, a provider of siding, trim, and exterior accessories to the residential and commercial construction markets. In his position, Mr. Delaney will lead the sales teams across all of Boral Building Products’ 12 brands, including Versetta Stone, TruExterior Siding & Trim, Kleer Lumber, Mid-America Siding Components, Tapco Tools, and Grayne engineered siding.
Raul Villar, Jr. ’98 MBA has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Paycor, a Human Capital Management (HCM) company. Mr. Villar joins Paycor from AdvancedMD, a provider of SaaS, multi-tenant cloud solutions for independent physicians, where he served as CEO since 2015.
Jasmine Alcantara ’95, ’99 MBA opened a New England-based health and wellness company, Jasmine Yoga (@FlowWithJasmine). By pairing her pre-medical degrees with 20 years of health industry experience, she has created unique yoga and meditation programs for corporations, groups, and individuals, including special events and retreats to achieve specific outcomes.
Maryne Robin ’96 EMBA has been named Vice President of Operations for both Absolute Logic and CyberGuard360. In this role, she will work with company CEO Al Alper to develop and deliver strategies around technology and increased cyber security to protect data. Absolute Logic has been providing Fortune 500-style security and IT services, technical support and technology consulting.
Robert H. Bateman, Jr. ’91 MBA has been appointed to Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Amerisure Mutual Insurance Company. Mr. Bateman joins Amerisure after holding the role of CFO with Infinity Property & Casualty Corporation. He also held numerous leadership roles at The Hartford.
Elena S. Trueworthy ’99 has been named Director of the Connecticut Head Start State Collaboration Office. She will be responsible for helping support implementation of the federal Head Start program, which provides comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, and patient involvement services to low-income children and their families. The position is housed within the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood (OEC).
Rodney A. Butler ’99 is currently the Chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council and interim CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino. Mr. Butler has been named a Citizen of the Year by The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut. The award is presented annually to someone “who has made outstanding strides on behalf of the civic and business community.”
Michael Trinks ’98 has been promoted to Partner at Fiondella, Milone & LaSaracina, Glastonbury-based accounting and advisory firm. Mr. Trinks has been with the firm since 2003 and was most recently Director, Assurance & Advisory Services, specializing in audit and consulting for clients in the manufacturing, technology, bio-tech, construction, and service sectors.
David F. McBride, Jr. ’94 MBA the current executive director of Thames River Innovation Place, has been named New London’s finance director. Mr. McBride is the former director of finance, director of business diversification and vice president of the Fast-Casual Food & Beverage Division for the Mohegan Tribe.