Board of Trustees


Board Photo Ann Allbee

Ann Allbee, President
Elementary Teacher, Retired
Joined Board in: 2017
Why I serve: Winston Prouty has always provided support to children and their families through the early childhood education program. I feel this is so important and am very happy to be a part of it.

Chris Campany, Vice President
Executive Director, Windham Regional Commission
Joined Board in:  2020

Jenna Bagnall-Reilly

Jenna Bagnall-Reilly, Treasurer
Senior Researcher, TRC
Joined Board in: 2017
Why I serve: To be directly involved in early child care, and to give my support to providing children with a healthy start.

Anna Piergentili, Secretary
Manager of Dining Hall Operations, Amherst College
Joined Board in: 2019


Tom Franks
Self-employed energy sector researcher and consultant
Joined Board in: 2021
Why I serve: I believe in the mission of the organization in terms of community building and providing comprehensive services and I am inspired by the enthusiasm, commitment and positivity of the staff.

Carla Lineback
Director of Alumni & External Engagement, World Learning
Joined Board in: 2021
Why I serve: I grew up in the area and am committed to our local community. I wholeheartedly agree that “the children are our future.”

Kristan Outwater, MD
Pediatrician, Brattleboro Primary Care
Joined Board in: 2021
Why I serve: I am excited to promote the importance of early development to a child’s wellbeing and physical/mental health into adult years.  (Photo courtesy of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital)

Charlotte Traas
Director of Sales Education & Training, New Chapter, Inc
Joined Board in: 2018

Kate Trzaskos
Executive Director, Downtown Brattleboro Alliance
Joined Board in: 2019
Why I serve: I believe in the work that Winston Prouty does and feel this organization is vital to building a healthy community that supports children and families.