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IN A LETTER announcing his retirement, Roger Williams University President Donald J. Farish mentioned the school will undergo a "master plan process" beginning next year. / PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

RWU land-use master plan to commence next year

BRISTOL – Announcement of Roger Williams University President Donald J. Farish's retirement was not the only news in the May 21 letter from the...
THE STADIUM THEATRE Performing Arts Centre will host its 16th annual Auction for the Arts May 31. / COURTESY STADIUM THEATRE PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

Philanthropy Calendar, May 25, 2018

If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com or research@PBN.com at least four weeks in...

People are what pay off

Ten years ago, PBN inaugurated its Business Women Awards luncheon, and it remains one of our most enjoyable events. The energy of the year’s...
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Kathleen Malin, vice president of technology and operations management at the Rhode Island Foundation, has been an enthusiastic and effective mentor ever since receiving strong guidance early in her career. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Effects of Malin’s guidance span decades

Outstanding Mentor | Kathleen Malin, Rhode Island FoundationKathleen Malin, vice president of technology and operations management at the Rhode Island Foundation, has been...
DETERMINED LEADER: Head of School Suzanne Fogarty has led Lincoln School through many recent changes with a committed attitude and speedy execution. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Fogarty’s leadership lends luster to Lincoln School

Industry Leader, Nonprofit | Suzanne Fogarty, Lincoln SchoolSince September 2014, Lincoln School, the nation’s only all-girl school rooted in Quaker values, has undergone...
ALTERING CEO: Sara S. Johnson, co-president and CEO of Pro-Change Behavior Systems, has led lifestyle-changing interventions improving people’s health through psychologically directed software applications. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Johnson melds psychology, technology to encourage healthier living

Women to Watch, Health Care Services | Sara S. Johnson, Pro-Change Behavior SystemsWhen Sara S. Johnson was young, she was asked what she wanted...
CELEBRATION TIME: Stephanie Frazier Grimm is the founder of The Confetti Foundation, which provides ready-made birthday party kits so children in the hospital on their birthdays can easily celebrate the day with decorations. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Frazier Grimm packs celebrations for hospital-bound birthdays

Women to Watch, Nonprofit | Stephanie Frazier Grimm, The Confetti FoundationBack in 2010, Stephanie Frazier Grimm enjoyed the incredible high of becoming a godparent,...
ACING CHILD CARE: Margaret Teller, president and CEO of The Children’s Workshop, strives to maintain high learning and child care standards while advocating for increased support for working families’ child care needs. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Teller champions child care, learning at The Children’s Workshop

Women to Watch, Social Services | Margaret Teller, The Children’s WorkshopMargaret Teller is president and CEO of The Children’s Workshop, a Cumberland-based child...
RECONNECTING: Christine Noel co-founded the Rhode Island Children’s Chorus because she missed the “opportunity to connect with young people” while working abroad at the University of Florence in Italy, where she lived for nearly two years. / PBN FILE PHOTO/TRACY JENKINS

Music medium Noel uses to help children grow

Honoree | Christine Noel, Rhode Island Children’s ChorusA successful conductor will inspire her musicians to give the audience their best possible artistic performance...

Cranston library director elected to ALA board

EDWARD GARCIA, director of the Cranston Public Library, was recently elected to the American Library Association’s executive board. The American Library Association is a...
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