Board of Directors


Name Affiliations
Board Chairperson
Virginia T. Spell
Vice President, Urban League of Southern CT, Inc.
Board Vice Chairperson
Jay Brotman, AIA
Managing Partner, Svigal + Partners
Board Treasurer
Robert A. Cole
Chief Operating Officer, Connecticut Mental Health Center; Lecturer in Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine
Board Secretary
Mark Sevilla, RN, MSN, CENP
Vice President, Behavioral Health & Emergency Services, Yale-New Haven Hospital
Damion X. Cogle, CPA
Director, Assurance Services, Marcum LLP
Barbara Ellinghaus
Retired First Vice President, Wealth Management, Certified Financial Professional ™, Morgan Stanley
Cathy R. Graves
Deputy Director for Economic Development, City of New Haven
Eric Overland, AIA
Senior Architect/Planner, Yale University School of Medicine
James N. Rascati, LCSW, ACSW
Partner/Director of Organizational Services, Behavioral Health Consultants, LLC
Vinay V. Thakur, PhD
Associate, Cantor Colbur LLP
Maureen Weaver
Partner and Chair of Health Care Practice, Wiggin and Dana LLP
Patti L. Walker, MSW
President & CEO, Continuum of Care, Inc.

Continuum of Care, Inc.’s mission is to enable people who are challenged with mental illness, intellectual disability, and/or co-occurring substance use disorder, to rebuild a meaningful life and thrive in the community.