Our Board of Directors and Executive Team ensure that PAL programs have the resources required to impact Boston communities and empower our youth.

Meet our Leadership

We are extending the reach and collective impact of effective community policing programs … everyday.

2024 Board of Directors

Charles E. Batchelder


Managing Director
Wyman Street Advisors

Emily Neill


Senior Managing Director
Robert Half

Kahlil Olmstead


Managing Director
John J. Boyle, III
Vice Chairman,

Cushman & Wakefield

Jay Calnan
 J. Calnan & Associates
Greg Clark

Director of Sales,
Westin Waterfront Hotel

John T. Connelly, Esq.

Longwood Security Services, Inc.

Marcus O. P. DeFlorimonte
Owner/Managing Partner
Hampstead LLC
William E. Dwyer, III

The Dwyer Foundation

Paul Fitzgerald

Ed Davis, LLC

Christopher Ford

MedServices Ventures, LLC

James Geraghty
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley Private Wealth
Dan Gray
Independent Electrical Supply
John Greenip

VP Capital Management

Sam Horn

Sports Commentator
Red Sox Legend

Gregory Meahl

Baystate Financial

Peter Nesbit
VP Ballpark Operations
Boston Red Sox
Austin O’Connor
The Briar Group
Joe Zink
President and CEO
Atlantic Management Corporation

Our Executive Team

Karen O'Sullivan

Bringing community, connection and commitment, meet Karen O'Sullivan, Boston PAL's Executive Director!
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Karen O'Sullivan

Executive Director

Chris Byner

PAL welcomes former Executive Director of the Boston Centers for Youth & Families as our new Program Director.
Christopher Byner

Program Administrator

Teri Allard Abi-Saad

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Teri Allard Abi-Saad

Business Manager