Latham Centers, Inc., a leader in special education and residential programs for children and adults with disabilities, announces the addition of two new members to its Board of Directors: Tyler Eldredge of Yarmouth Port and Matt McCleery of Chatham.
Mr. Eldredge is a Financial Advisor at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management in Hyannis. He received a BA in Economics at Colgate University and is a past recipient of Cape and Plymouth Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40 Award. Mr. McCleery is President of Maritime Money International and Managing Director of Blue Sea Capital, Inc. He received a BA from St. Lawrence University and is a graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Law. He is also the author of two novels.
Mr. Eldredge and Mr. McCleery join current Latham Centers board members who work with the non-profit organization’s senior management team in an advisory, advocacy, fundraising, and fiduciary role. Volunteer board members also include: Christine Gillstrom Burgess (Chair) of Dennis; Christine Thomas, MD, (Vice Chair) of Reading; Jack Kelly (Treasurer) of Yarmouth Port; Keith Bradley (Clerk), of Chatham; Frank Burgess of Brewster; Dan Chamberlain, Esquire, of Dennis; Jeff Cotto of Centerville; Stephen Drowne of Dennis; Kathryn Earle of Cohasset; Bonnie Ellis of Marstons Mills; Mary Pat Messmer of Centerville; Robert Newman of Plymouth; and Todd Squire of Orleans.
Anne McManus, President and CEO of Latham Centers, acknowledged the service of outgoing board members Amy Carroll of Barnstable and Jeni Landers of Dennis. “We are truly grateful to our past and present board members. With their dedicated leadership, we continue to compassionately, creatively, and expertly help children and adults with complex special needs achieve greater independence, self-worth, and happiness.”
Latham Centers employs more than 260 people from Orleans to Plymouth, and its programs include a therapeutic residential school for students ages 8 to 22 in Brewster, and a residential program for adults including 12 homes and individualized supported community living settings. Founded in 1970, Latham Centers creates brighter futures for children and adults with complex special needs, including Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). Latham is internationally recognized for its expertise and success in working with individuals with PWS, a rare genetic disorder with no known cure. Latham Centers is accredited by the international Council on Accreditation. For more information, visit LathamCenters.org.