Steering Committee & Coalition Partner Organizations

The Coalition's Steering Committee is comprised of 14 voting members: four representatives from CPA communities in Massachusetts, six representatives from the Coalition's partner organizations, and four at-large representatives.

At-Large Representatives
Clarissa Rowe, President, Brown Richardson and Rowe, Inc. (Steering Committee Chair)
Kathleen M. O’Donnell, Attorney at Law
Aaron Gornstein, President and CEO, Preservation of Affordable Housing
Katherine Roth, Former Community Preservation Coalition Associate Director

CPA Community Representatives
Barry Rector, Nantucket (Steering Committee Vice Chair)
Jeffrey Sacks, Newton
Robert Wagner, Hatfield
John Henshaw, Templeton

Representatives from Coalition Partner Organizations
Tom Callahan, Executive Director, Massachusetts Affordable Housing Alliance
Jack Clarke, Director of Public Policy and Government Relations, Mass Audubon
Rachel Heller, Executive Director, Citizens Planning and Housing Association
Kevin Essington, Massachusetts/Rhode Island State Director, The Trust for Public Land
Jim Igoe, President, Preservation Massachusettes
Jennifer Ryan, Director of Policy, The Trustees of Reservations