Board of Directors

Jonathan Chatinover
Treasurer

Jonathan joined the Board in 2018.   He is Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of AAC, Inc., and is a Certified Public Accountant.  He received his undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University and his M.B.A in Finance from New York University. Jon and his wife Beth O’Connor live in Edgartown and have two children; son Keith and daughter Claire.  Jon is on the board of directors of Options in Education (affiliated with the Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School) and previously served on the School Board of The School District of the Chathams in New Jersey.  He is also the Coach of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Swim Team.

Michael Donaroma
Board President, Fundraising Chair

Mike Donaroma, is a fourth generation Vineyarder, owner of Donaroma's Nursery, Landscaping and Floral; Edgartown Selectman, and an alumnus of the Martha's Vineyard Boys & Girls Club.  Mike graduated from Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, he attended University of Massachusetts at Stockbridge, earning a degree in Agronomy with extra studies in herbaceous perennials. He continued with graduate courses at Harvard University and Radcliffe. Mike joined the Board of Directors in 2017 and was elected President of the Board in January  2019.

Andria Jason
Board Member

Andria was born on Martha’s Vineyard and grew up in Chilmark with her family. After graduating from MVRHS, Andria attended the University of Rhode Island, where she received her degree in Marine Affairs. Shortly after graduating from URI, she took a position at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia where she served for eleven years working with international students. While there, she received her MA in Organizational Development. Andria returned to the Island in 2011 and took care of her elderly grandmother before joining the Permanent Endowment for Martha's Vineyard in 2012.

 

Kimberly Kirk, Esq.
Vice President

Kimberly joined the Board in 2018.  Kimberly has her BA from Wellesley College, and her JD from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Kimberly is engaged in private practice, where she counsels and advises businesses on corporate governance, commercial contracts and nonprofit law.  Prior to working on the Island, Kimberly was Associate General Counsel for Steinway Musical Instruments, and a corporate attorney with Mintz Levin.  Kimberly is the founder, president and coach of the Martha’s Vineyard Hurricanes, a non-profit, competitive running club for kids in grades five through eight. She is a member of the Edgartown School Committee and the Edgartown member of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Committee. She also serves as the president of the Go Vineyard Running Booster Club.  Kim and her husband Robert Cherry live in Edgartown with their two children, Catherine (17) and Edward (15).

Delos "Dee" Lander
Board Member

Dee joined the Board in 2017.  He is Senior Vice President and a Residential Loan Officer for Rockland Trust. Dee is committed to the Martha’s Vineyard community and in addition to MV Boys & Girls Club he serves on the Board of Island Housing Trust, and MV Chamber of Commerce. He is Chairman of Vineyard Fund for United Way Cape & Islands, former Treasurer for the Alzheimer’s Dementia Rotarian Action Group and a member of the Rotary Club of Martha’s Vineyard. He has lived on Martha’s Vineyard since 2006 and currently resides in Oak Bluffs.

 

Jeffrey Madison, Esq.
Norman Rankow
Vice President

Norman joined the Board in July 2018 and currently serves as Treasurer. He is the founder and president of Colonial Reproductions, which he built into one of the premier general contracting firms on the Island. Norman has been a long time contributor to the Martha’s Vineyard community serving on numerous boards and committees over the past 40 years. Among them are the M.V. Chamber of Commerce, Edgartown Affordable Housing Committee, Edgartown School Committee, Edgartown Planning Board and ZBA, Edgartown Dredge and Edgartown Public Library Committee. He was born and raised in New York City but spent summers on MV with his family beginning in the 1960s. He and his wife Margaret moved to Edgartown permanently in 1978 where they raised three daughters, and now have seven Grandchildren.

Dan Rossi
Board Member

Dan joined the Board in 2018.  He is a former member of the West Tisbury police department where he served for 28 years, 9 of those as Police Chief. He attended The University of Massachusetts – Stockbridge School of Agriculture.  Dan served as the Assistant Coach for the MVRHS for 10 years and has coached several youth sports teams on the Island. Dan and his wife Jane have been married for 35 years and have 2 sons. They are proud grandparents of 3 granddaughters and 1 grandson.

Ellen Saville
Board Secretary, Governance Chair

Ellen joined the Board in 2015 because she is passionate about the kids of the Club and the people who work with them. She currently serves as Secretary of the Board and Chair of the Governance Committee.  She graduated from George Washington University in 1983 with a BA in Speech Communications. Ellen and her husband Wilson reside in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, and have three children, Wilson, Spencer and Georgia.  They have owned a home and been part of the Edgartown community for 25 years.   Ellen was involved with the Club before she joined the Board as her son, Spencer, was a Club kid during summers on the Island.

Brad Simpkins
Board Member, Meyers Golf Liaison

After a 20 year career on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange serving as President of his own broker/dealer, Brad joined Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2009 as a Financial Advisor.  Brad and his wife Polly have been full time residents of the Island, where Polly’s family has long time roots, since 2013.  Brad enjoys supporting a great organization that he benefitted from as a child.