Board Members & Staff

 

Director, Addie Drolette
President
Addie Drolette
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President, Joanne O’Sullivan
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Joanne O’Sullivan
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Vice President, Kevin McCarthy
VICE-PRESIDENT
Kevin McCarthy
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Treasurer, Susan Roman
TREASURER
Savannah Fabbio
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Treasurer, Susan Roman
ASSISTANT TREASURER
Susan Roman
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Secretary, Joan Bates
SECRETARY / CLERK
Joan Bates
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Director, Troy Clarkson
DIRECTOR
Troy Clarkson
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Director, David Garrison
DIRECTOR
David Garrison
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Director, Sudie Gifford
DIRECTOR
Sudie Gifford
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Director, David Garrison
DIRECTOR
Tom Manchester
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Director, Richard J. Sacchetti
DIRECTOR
Ed Monteiro
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Director, Tammy Rausch
DIRECTOR
Tammy Rausch
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Director, David Sutkowy
DIRECTOR
David Sutkowy
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FHT Executive Director Karen Bissonnette
Executive Director
Karen Bissonnette

Falmouth Housing Trust’s Executive Director

A resident of Falmouth, Karen Bissonnette graduated from Falmouth High School and from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Sociology.

Karen joined Falmouth Housing Trust with a wealth of experience in nonprofit management and the Falmouth community. She has served as a Town Meeting Member since 1998, has been a Corporator at Woods Hole Foundation since 2005, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Club of Cape Cod.

Previously, Karen held positions as the Chief Development Officer of the Community Health Center of Cape Cod and as Executive Director of the Falmouth Hospital Foundation. Karen also serves on the board of the Scholarship Association of Falmouth and the Kelley Foundation. She is also a Corporator of the Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank.

Joanne O’Sullivan, member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Search Committee said, “The Board is thrilled to welcome Karen to the Falmouth Housing Trust. Her fundraising, administrative experience, and knowledge of Falmouth is a key addition to our organization. We are very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Karen’s caliber to fulfill this Role. We’re confident that she will play a key role in continuing the important work of bringing affordable workforce housing to Falmouth.”

J Frye
Program Coordinator
Jordan Frye

Jordan Frye was a Summer person in Falmouth growing up, but has been living here full-time since the start of the Pandemic. Before settling in Falmouth Jordan worked in film and theater. Upon moving to the Cape, she started landscaping and farming. She discovered how difficult it is to find housing and became passionate about helping to solve the crisis.

Jordan is Clerk of the Falmouth Affordable Housing Committee, and is very grateful to be working for and learning from Falmouth Housing Trust.