Orsella R. Hughes named
Executive Director of TPF
The TPF board is pleased to announce the appointment of Orsella as the organization's full-time Executive Director.
Orsella has supported TPF from its infancy - as The Urban Prosperity Fund ( 2009) and has played an active role in its growth. Most recently,
Orsella served as TPF's Interim Executive Director
"The Prosperity Foundation operates under the light of truth, integrity & accountability to present educational opportunities while engaging in philanthropic endeavors that aim to enlighten and enrich the
Black communities throughout Connecticut."
-- Orsella R. Hughes
our new Board Member
Donna M. Lecky. JD, MBA
Donna is the CFO & Co-Founder, HealthVenture Corporation
Established in 2016, HealthVenture is a global foundry innovation center of excellence and an investment fund that supports and scales an elite cohort of early and seed-stage digital healthcare entrepreneurs whose goal is to transform digital health. We know that end to end support for academic medical entrepreneurs accelerates the creation of impactful digital solutions.
Meet The Board
Howard K. Hill
FOUNDER & PRESIDENT
Owner of Howard K. Hill Funeral Services
Private Banking Northern Trust
Deputy Director of Economic Development
City of New Haven
Valerie Schultz Wilson
Non-Profit Managing Consultant
RJ Development & Advisors, LLC