Katie was born and raised in Rhode Island. Having lived in New York City for 14 years, she returned to east Greenwich to raise her family. She and her husband, David, have two children at Frenchtown Elementary School. Katie joined the EGEF Executive Board as its Secretary for the 2017/18 school year, and became President in 2018. She has served on EGEF’s Grant Committee and was the 2019 Beach Ball Chair.
President, Executive Director
Leanne is a life-long Rhode Island resident and was raised in East Providence. She works as a Human Capital Management Implementation Consultant at Ceridian. Leanne moved to East Greenwich in 2016 and is married to Raul Falcon. They have two children; one is at Eldredge and one is at Cole Middle School.
Mandy joined EGEF in 2018. She grew up in Rhode Island, then spent some time in Texas and Massachusetts before making her way back home in 2014. She and her husband, Jared, have 2 sons at Hanaford and a daughter at Meadowbrook. Mandy also serves as the PTG Treasurer at Meadowbrook and Hanaford Elementary Schools.
Erica joined EGEF in 2018, and serves on the Executive Board as Secretary (2018-2019). Through her involvement with EGEF, she hopes to promote enriching educational experiences for the students of East Greenwich.
Niki was born and raised in RI but lived briefly in New Hampshire and Massachusetts before settling in East Greenwich in 2011. She and her husband, Herb, have two children who attend Frenchtown School. Niki joined the EGEF Board in 2019 and serves on the Grants Committee, helping to select projects to be funded by EGEF.
Theresa moved to RI in 2004 from Kansas City. She is a Business Math Teacher at Cole Middle School, teaching Personal Finance and Digital Literacy. She and her husband, Sean, have 2 children (one at Hanaford and one at Cole), who actively participate in sports and the arts. Theresa joined EGEF in 2018 after having been an avid supporter for more than 4 years. She is Co-President of the 2019-20 Hanaford PTG and previously served as PTG Co-President at Meadowbrook. Theresa loves playing the flute, volunteering, and having family time.
Christine joined EGEF in 2017. She moved to Rhode Island 6 years ago from the Boston area with her husband and two daughters. Christine is Co-President of Meadowbrook Farms Elementary School PTG. She’s excited to further enhance the educational experience for all East Greenwich students.
Erica moved to East Greenwich 3 years ago from California. She and her husband, Rick, have two daughters (one at Eldredge and one at Meadowbrook). Erica is a graphic/apparel designer and is very active in volunteering for the schools. She joined EGEF as part of the BeachBall subcommittee in 2018/2019, and has joined the board of directors in 2019/2020.
Meghan moved to East Greenwich in 2018 from New York City. She has spent her career fundraising for non-profits and serves on the EGEF Development Committee. Meghan is a mother of two children (one at Frenchtown Elementary and one at Meadowbrook Farms Elementary).
Meghan McGuinness Myers
Danielle grew up in East Greenwich and moved back with her family in 2011. She is an Emmy-nominated producer and with her husband, Jan, owns Mad Fusion, a production company that develops and produces content for networks including Bravo, MTV, VH1, Food Network and HGTV. Danielle and Jan have twin daughters who attend Eldredge. After years volunteering in the girls' schools, she joined EGEF as part of the BeachBall subcommittee in 2018/2019, and has joined the board of directors in 2019/2020.
Brandon has lived with his family in East Greenwich for approximately 6 years and before that, in Cranston. Brandon works with his wife Suzanne at Providence Diamond in Cranston. They recently launched LuxeRhode Magazine and participate in many philanthropic activities in local communities. Their daughter attends Frenchtown and their son attends Eldredge.
Originally from Southern California, Brandon attended Boston University and has been involved in several businesses. He has sat on multiple boards for charitable, public, and government affairs throughout New England. He enjoys golf, cooking, wine, travel, and spending time with his family.