Board of Directors
Ryan Damaso / TREASURER
Ryan is the tax partner of Treeful Damaso Aniceto, Inc. His responsibilities include managing our tax department and reviewing business, individual, trust and estate tax returns. Keeping current on tax laws allows Ryan to provide consultation and planning services on complicated tax issues related to small business, individual, and family tax.
Before joining Treeful Damaso Aniceto, Inc., Ryan was employed at Heald Hoffmeister and Company since 1995, becoming partner in 2004. Ryan earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Taxation from Northeastern University. He also holds a National Association Of Securities Dealers (NASD) Series 7, 63, and 66 license.
Ryan is a member of Massachusetts Society of CPAs and the treasurer of the Rotary Club of Needham. In his leisure time, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and playing golf.
For more info on Ryan please see https://www.tdacpas.com/about/meet-our-team/ryan-damaso/
Brian Webber / Board Member
Born and Raised in Worcester, MA, Brian served in the United States Army then attended Northeastern University graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. A four year A-side player on Northeastern's Rugby team, Brian now serves on the Alumni Board working to ensure the continued success and growth of the team while strengthening the bond with the University.
Brian currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer for Apollo International, a full service security firm operating throughout the United States with active operations in over 30 countries globally. Prior to this, Brian served in several senior level positions within the security field operating in several theaters.
Brian and his wife Amy live in Rhode Island with their two children; Dylan & Cora both of whom have enjoyed playing for the NEH and Walpole Express.
Curt Rodman¬†/ Board Member & Gala Chairman
Born and raised in Canton, MA, Curt attended Canton High School and graduated in 1974 with a focus on the Arts. He then attended Curry College as a Fine Art Major with a Minor in Music; he graduated in 1978.¬†
After graduating from Curry College in 1978, Curt began working full time at the family owned business Rodman Ford, Lincoln Mercury in Foxboro, MA.¬† Starting out as a Sales Consultant, Curt was promoted to Truck Manager in 1982, Sales Manager for Ford and Lincoln Mercury in 1983, and then to General Manager of Ford and Lincoln Mercury in 1985. In 1996 Curt became Dealer Partner of Maroone Chevrolet in Fort Lauderdale, FL, which he sold in 1997 to Autonation. He then joined Koons World Ford in Hollywood, FL until moving back to Massachusetts in 2001 where he resumed his role as Dealer Partner of Rodman Ford, Lincoln Mercury.
Curt has served on the Board of Directors for numerous charities such as Big Brother Big Sister, Haitan Center of Dorchester, Temple Beth Abraham of Canton, Taunton’s Community Connection, and Norwood Hospital. He continues to serve on the Board of Directors for the Rodman Ride for Kids, Celebration of Giving, and Curry College.
Curt married his wife Marsha in 1981. Together they have three daughters: Sheryl, Rachel and Jayne. He proudly gained three son-in-laws, Michael, Thomas, and Marco and has been blessed with three grandsons, Curtis, Clayton and Leo.
Kristen Kenny / Board Member
Kristen grew up in Hanover, MA and currently resides in Stoneham, MA. She attended Westfield State College and graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management.
Kristen is an accomplished human resource leader with expertise in domestic and international HR Operations, benefits, compensation, performance management, career development and employee relations. For the past 15 years she has demonstrated her ability in the building of HR teams in early stage companies. She is currently employed at HubSpot, Inc. in Cambridge, MA.
Kristen has worked on several fundraising committees for other charities. In her spare time Kristen enjoys golf, travel, reading and spending time with her two nephews. Her oldest nephew is just starting his hockey career with RB Hockey’s learn to skate program.
Steve Sheinkopf / Board Member
The third generation owner of Yale Appliance and Lighting, Steve has been part of numerous charities through his company since it's inception. The company has supported many different charities such as Brigham and Womens, Pine Street Inn as well as various heart and cancer foundations.¬† Steve has served as a board member on three differen boards. A true hockey fan, Steve has attended the Beanpot for the last 10 consecutive years.
John Walsh / Board Member
John grew up in West Roxbury and attended Boston Latin School and the University of Massachusetts/Amherst where he received a degree in Economics.
John has resided in Walpole for 22 years with his wife, Lois and their three children. ¬†John, Lois and his two sons are all currently-active hockey players.
John is the president and co-owner of Walsh Brothers Building Co. ¬†Walsh Brothers continues to have a solid reputation with its clients and the community for over 25 years in the building of hundreds of¬†single-family homes throughout Walpole and its surrounding towns. John is also a past member of the Walpole Finance Committee.
Rob Barletta / Founder
In 2003 Rob and wife Chrissy formed the NEH & RB Hockey Foundation, a charitable non-profit organization dedicated to providing financial assistance to families in crisis and distress. Since that time, the Barlettas have helped numerous families in need.
Rob is the owner and director of RB Hockey, which he launched with just eight players in 1997. It has since grown into one of New England’s premier hockey training organizations. He also founded the Walpole Express, which competes at the Junior A Tier III level in the EHL and EHL Premier. In addition, Rob is the owner and general manager of the Rodman Arena in Walpole, Massachusetts.