2017 Campaign Co-Chairs
Jessica Wales and Kate Glynn
Kate Glynn has served on the Board since 2012. Kate is the owner of A Child's Garden here in Northampton, and has been a great advocate for the community since she moved here as Smith College student. Kate was a founding member of the Northampton Area Young Professionals, served as vice president of the Northampton Business Improvement District, and has been actively involved in the Northampton Chamber of Commerce.
Jessica Wales is a third generation Northampton native. A graduate of Northampton High School, she has worked in the local banking community for the past 18 years, working her way up to her current position of Consumer and Business Banking Center Manager at the Northampton office of PeoplesBank. Jessica was recognized by BusinessWest magazine as a top business and community leader in the 2014 class of 40 under 40 honorees. Jessica has volunteered for several local non-profits, including serving for the past ten years as a volunteer for United Way of Hampshire County’s Community Investment Committee. She is currently the Treasurer for AAA Full Circle Adoptions & Family Building Center. Jessica is an avid scuba diver and is currently immersed in skydiving lessons.