People

Wenham resident John Colucci, Esq., CPA, has been named chairman-elect of The MSCPA (Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants) Board of Directors for its 2019-2020 fiscal year. Colucci is the Corporate Attorney and Managing Director at McLane Middleton, Professional Association in Woburn, and has clients ranging from start-up companies to large multi-owner private corporations. The MSCPA Board of Directors is a group of 18 elected members that sets policies, manages programs, and oversees activities that benefit the 11,000-member organization and accounting profession in Massachusetts.

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Long-time North Shore resident and Sales Associate Christopher Baker has joined J Barrett & Company in the Prides Crossing office. Baker has extensive background in high tech, focusing on project and team management. His in-depth knowledge of the North Shore’s diverse communities, experience in real estate, and many cultural and recreational activities give him a native knowledge of the North Shore market.

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Beverly resident Tucker McDonald is the newest member of North Shore Community College’s (NSCC) Foundation Board of Directors. A financial and investment advisor at US Advisory Group, he brings more than a decade of wealth management experience to the Foundation Board. McDonald currently serves on the Board of the Essex County Estate Planning Council and the North Shore Chamber of Commerce. A graduate of Boston College and Deerfield Academy, he is a regular contributor to Boston College Alumni’s Financially Fit Series and, through running and cycling, has raised money for various organizations including the Jimmy Fund and Massachusetts General Hospital.

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Anthony Donato, P.E., LEED AP, has been named Boston Regional Office Manager of Hancock Associates, a leading local provider of land surveying, civil engineering and wetland science services. Donato joined as a Senior Project Manager and Regional Office Manager of the combined Hancock/H.W. Moore Boston office. He is responsible for business development, financial management, staff oversight and project management for both the Hancock and H.W. Moore entities.

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The Wenham Village Improvement Society (WVIS) has announced its board of directors for 2019. The new slate of officers was voted in at the recent annual meeting. They are as follows: Harriet Davis - President/Investment Liaison; Cori Shea - Recording Secretary; Catherine Harrison - Corresponding Secretary; Jen Tymann - Assistant Treasurer; Dorothy Goudie – Treasurer; Kristin Sleeper - Membership Chair; Nanda Scott - Scholarship Chair; Linda Rich - Social Chair; Peggy McNamara – Historian; Dianne Bucco - Park Program Coordinator; Barb Clayton - Member-at-Large; Barbara Locke - Member-at-Large; Sue Cahill - Publicity; Stephanie Mark - Publicity and Town Lunch; Bethany Minich – Vice President; Karen Nevins - Member-at-Large; Angela Cote - Member-at-Large.

James Powers has been named to the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) Board of Directors for its 2019-2020 fiscal year. Powers, a CPA, is Partner in Charge of the Governmental Audit Practice at Powers & Sullivan, LLC in Wakefield, a full service Certified Public Accounting Firm licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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