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KEY INGREDIENT: R. Russell Morin Jr., in the kitchen at Russell Morin Catering & Events in Attleboro, says finding the right personnel was the most important step in running his business. 
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R. Russell Morin Jr., 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner R. RUSSELL MORIN JR. | President, Russell Morin Catering & EventsR. RUSSELL “RUSTY” MORIN JR. says he’s had...
A CLASS OF HIS OWN: Dennis Littky has gained the reputation of being an innovative educator by developing projects such as College Unbound, a nontraditional, degree-granting school. 
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Dennis Littky, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner DENNIS LITTKY | President, College UnboundWHILE RHODE ISLAND is home to world-renowned institutions of higher education, Dennis Littky...
FACTORY CERTIFIED: Ronald Yanku has been credited with boosting Edesia Inc.’s production of lifesaving nutritional packets with robotics, while cutting costs and maintaining jobs. He’s plant operations director for the nonprofit.
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Ronald Yanku, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner RONALD YANKU | Plant operations director, Edesia Inc.RONALD YANKU’S 34 YEARS in manufacturing all led to his most...
THE RIGHT MIX: E. Paul Larrat, dean of the University of Rhode Island’s College of Pharmacy, says the pharmacy program is among the nation’s best because of the atmosphere of teamwork among students and faculty.
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E. Paul Larrat, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner E. PAUL LARRAT | Dean of College of Pharmacy, University of Rhode IslandE. PAUL LARRAT MADE a steady...
COMMUNITY LINCHPIN: As longtime executive director of West Elmwood Housing Development Corp., Sharon Conard-Wells has played a role in innovative projects, such as the Sankofa Initiative, that have revived blighted properties. 
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Sharon Conard-Wells, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner SHARON CONARD-WELLS | Executive director, West Elmwood Housing Development Corp.TO HEAR SHARON CONARD-WELLS tell it, she is merely...

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CONNECTIONS MADE: Sally E. Lapides says real estate is “a relationship business,” and she’s excelled at making lasting relationships over the years. 
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Sally E. Lapides, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner SALLY E. LAPIDES | CEO and president, Residential Properties Ltd.For Sally E. Lapides, founder, CEO and president of...
THE CARING KIND: Maria Ducharme began her career at The Miriam Hospital in 1987 and is now The Miriam’s chief nursing officer, overseeing about 750 nurses. 
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Maria Ducharme, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner MARIA DUCHARME | Senior vice president and chief nursing officer, The Miriam HospitalMARIA DUCHARME SAYS The Miriam Hospital...
AT THE TOP: Keith Kelly oversees the financial aspects of Citizens Bank’s Rhode Island operation as state president. He’s highly involved in the philanthropy side of the business, too. 
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Keith Kelly, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner KEITH KELLY | Rhode Island state president, Citizens BankKEITH KELLY IS Rhode Island state president of Citizens Bank...
THE NAVIGATOR: Vicki Comeau’s corporate operations department performs many duties at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport. “I have to make sure I manage within a budget and have the right people,” she said.
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Vicki Comeau, 25 Over Fifty-five

25 Over Fifty-Five 2019 Award Winner VICKI COMEAU | Head of corporate operations, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division NewportVICKI COMEAU’S ULTIMATE MISSION at the Naval...
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