Courageous Board of Directors

Courageous Sailing is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Board is made up of outstanding volunteers from various areas of professional and personal backgrounds. The Board hires the Executive Director and is responsible for fiscal oversight, fundraising support, strategic input and operations and programmatic support. We are honored to have the following individuals on our Board of Directors.

Board Members

Ned Bicks, Board Secretary; Chair, Governance Committee | Senior Vice President, Enterprise Strategy, Iron Mountain
Kevin Cain | Partner, Sulloway & Hollis P.L.L.C.
Simon Colley |VP of Education, Fullbridge
Chris DuBois | Instructor-Trainer at National Outdoor Leadership School
Josh Heapes | Senior Vice President, U.S. Trust
Molly Ladd | Account Director, Mercer Consulting
Mark Lindsay | Owner, Boston BoatWorks LLC
Gregg Nourijan | Managing Director, Mid-Market Securities LLC
Mike Opal | Director of Global Alliances, Infor
Melissa Partridge, Board Co-Chair |Chief of Staff, Mass Insight Education
Elisa Sartori, Board Treasurer | President, Greenridge Financial
Michael Silvia, Board Co-Chair | Partner, Marcum LLP
Alison Simons | Principal, Simons Marketing
Jerome Smith | Chief of Civic Engagement, Office of Mayor Martin Walsh
John Strachan | Owner, eSpace
Chip Terry | Partner, SiteRocket Labs
Steven Ulian | Managing Director, Bank of America