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The Consultation Center, Inc., Board of Directors are vested with the control and management of the affairs of this corporation.

Evelyn Flamm
Evelyn Flamm oversees the Nurturing Families Network, WIC (Women Infant and Children) and Healthy Start Programs at the Fair Haven Community Health Center in New Haven. She received her MPH in International Health from Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine with a concentration in Planning and Evaluation. Evelyn's experience includes having lived and worked in West and Central Africa for over ten years implementing programs to improve mother and child health outcomes. She has extensive community health worker training experience and has dedicated more than 25 years to family and community health care services, with a more recent focus on early childhood. She is currently a member of the New Haven Early Childhood Council and has been a member of The Consultation Center, Inc., Board of Directors since 2009.
Cheryl Henderson

Dr. Cheryl Henderson is the President and Founder of Henderson & Associates, a firm that specializes in organizational development and executive development. Cheryl received her Ph.D. from Wright State University School of Professional Psychology and is a graduate of the National Training Laboratory Professional Development Program. She has over 20 years experience consulting in business and social services. Cheryl joined The Consultation Center, Inc., Board of Directors in 2011.
Michael Morris
Michael Morris is a Professor and Director of the Master's Program in Community Psychology at the University of New Haven. He also consults part-time with a variety of human-service, non-profit, and public-sector organizations; his consulting specialties are organizational development and the enhancement of collaborative relationships between organizations. The professional activity Michael enjoys most is teaching, in large part because he has the opportunity to teach the subjects he finds most interesting and challenging: organizational behavior, consultation, community psychology, and program evaluation. Michael has received the Award for Excellence in Teaching on two occasions from the University of New Haven (1985 and 2008); this is the professional accomplishment of which he is most proud. Board Member since 2016
Rhoda Sachs-Zahler Samuel
Rhoda Sachs Zahler Samuel is a Neighborhood Planning Consultant. She worked as a City Planner and Director of Special Projects for the City of New Haven for over 20 years, helping to form coalitions with neighborhood residents in planning and implementing programs to improve their quality of life. She works to integrate the planning for housing, economic development, transportation to work, community services, and early childhood education activities at the neighborhood level. She has continued to prepare grant applications to implement these programs, which have received over $100 million. She currently serves on several community Boards, including the Ethnic Heritage Center (located on the campus of Southern Connecticut State University) and has been a member of The Consultation Center Board since 2002 as well as its Past President. Rhoda received her BA degree from Smith College, with a major in Government/Urban Studies, and an MAT from the University of Chicago, where she participated in a Ford Foundation program to train secondary teachers in urban education. She has taught in urban schools in Chicago, California, New Jersey and Connecticut.
Galit Sharma
Galit is the Program Director of the Nurturing Families Network at Family Centered Services of CT in New Haven. She holds an MA degree from Southern Connecticut State University and has received several child and family certifications. Galit has dedicated more than 20 years to early childhood education and family services. She joined The Consultation Center, Inc., Board of Directors in 2011.
Ronald F. Shea

Ron has served on the Board of Directors of The Consultation Center, Inc., since 1984. He holds a BS degree in Accounting and an MBA from Quinnipiac University and he is employed as the Business Manager at Saint Mary Church in Branford. Prior to this, Ron worked in the banking industry for over 30 years. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Office for Catholic Social Justice Ministry of the Archdiocese of Hartford and the New Haven Area Advisory Committee of Catholic Charities. Ron is a 2002 recipient of the St. Joseph Archdiocesan Medal of Appreciation and a 2009 recipient of the Catholic Charities Help & Hope Award.
Robert D. Windom
Vice President

Dr. Robert Windom is a Pediatrician at Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center (CSHHC) in New Haven. Bob received his MD from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and completed his residency at Childrens Hospital National Medical Center in Washington DC. Having joined CSHHC in 1979, he previously held the position of Chief of Pediatrics from 1981 to 2008. In 2011, Bob became a Board Member of The Consultation Center, Inc.

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