About Us

Board of Directors

Monika Wirtz

President and Chair of Governance
Experienced Professional services leader and attorney; Formerly with Ropes & Gray LLP and WilmerHale LLP

Margot Kaplan-Sanoff, Ed.D

Co-Chair of Friends of Smart
Retired, Boston University School of Medicine, Developmental Pediatrics

Regina Pyle

Clerk
Retired Systems Analyst, Massachusetts Welfare Department and Boston Children’s Hospital

John Lippitt

Treasurer
Formerly Adjunct Professor, Tufts University

Benjamin Siegel, MD

Chair of the Evaluation Committee and Co-Chair of Friends of Smart
Retired Pediatrician, Boston University Medical Center

Cherie Craft

CEO, Founding Executive Director, Smart from the Start, Inc.

Candace Radoski

Program Director, First Book

E. Bomani Johnson

VP, External Partnerships, The Moriah Group

Manny Lewis

Senior Cloud Sales Executive, Amazon Web Services

Preston Gray

Family Leader (Washington, DC)

Kori Bardige

Early Childhood Development Expert

Sophia Michel

Family Leader (Boston)

Where We Serve:

Boston
DC