Board of Directors

We're grateful for the wisdom and vision of our board of directors who guide our work.

Stephen Melville, Chair

Professor Emeritus, Ohio State University

Ruth Melville

Editor and Writer

Karen DuBois-Walton, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Housing Authority of The City of New Haven

Shelly Geballe, J.D. MPH

Professor, Yale Law School

David Hadden

Partner, Robinson & Cole (retired)

Robert M. Haggett, CPA

Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President, Newman’s Own Foundation

Carla Javits

President and CEO, REDF