Hugh brings 25 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, most recently as Director of Communications for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. During his career, he served in similar roles with the YMCA of Greater Providence and Plan USA. Hugh sits on the Board of Directors of House of Hope CDC and previously served on the Boards of the Economic Progress Institute, Inspiring Minds and Youth Pride, Inc. Hugh is a 2021 graduate of Leadership Rhode Island, a member of the RHO II class. He has since been certified as a CliftonStrengths coach. A freelance writer, Hugh pens a monthly column for Hey Rhody magazine. “Rhody Reads” highlights authors and books with local connections. Hugh resides in Cranston.