board of directors

Each individual member of our Board of Directors plays an important part in helping Mental Health Connecticut fulfill its mission and safeguard its growth for the future. The Board is responsible for defining the organization’s mission and for providing overall leadership and strategic direction. In carrying out these duties, volunteer members of our Board find a great sense of accomplishment. Through their governance role, they contribute to the welfare of our clients and brighten the future for our community. Their participation and service brings them a unique sense of satisfaction.


Scott Brabant, Chair

DATTCO, Chief Financial Officer

Laurie K. Molinari, Vice Chair

Assistant General Counsel, The Hartford

Scott Boulton, Treasurer

Consultant, Fiducient Advisors

Melanie Kucko, Secretary

Data Literacy, Raytheon Technologies

Luis Pérez


Claude Campbell

Veterans Affairs, Military Caseworker and Outreach, Senator Christopher Murphy’s Office

Catherine Dean

Clinical Manager, Adult Outpatient Behavioral Health at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

Lawrence Haber


Mary Laucks

Director of Care Management, Stamford Health

Claudia Matos

Research Nurse, Yale University School of Medicine

Robert Michalik

Director of Government Relations, Connecticut Housing Financial Authority

Edward Peltier


Graziela Reis

Program Coordinator, Yale University

Ursula G. Sowinski

Manager, Retail Operations & Community Engagement, ConnectiCare

Marlene Thomas

CFO, Community Solutions, Inc


Interested in serving on the Mental Health Connecticut Board of Directors? Click here to complete an application and email to with a copy of your resume/CV and a cover letter stating the reason for your interest in serving.