Kristin Moore | President
Kristin Moore lives in Pelham, NH. She works as a management consultant. Previously, she worked at Road Scholar, a not-for-profit educational travel organization, for 26 years. Her interests include gardening, reading and spending time in Maine with her family.
Liana Kipp | Vice President
Liana Kipp lives in Lowell, MA (born and raised) and now raising her two little boys in Lowell. She works in Governance, Risk & Compliance team at UKG. You can typically find her in any of the neighborhood parks on weekends, entertaining her kids so they can burn off their endless energy.
Ashley Yantz | Treasurer
Ashley Yantz lives in Boxford, MA. She works as a Tax Manager assisting private clients with compliance and planning. Her interests are her children, exploring the outdoors, and exploring the world.
Nicholas Stellakis | Secretary
Nick Stellakis lives in Andover, MA. He works as an attorney at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Boston. His interests are family, reading, and working in his yard.
Loraine Murtagh | Director
Loraine Murtagh lives in Winchester, MA. She is a Realtor with Coldwell Banker, and retired from a 21-year career in State Government. She loves puzzles, jewelry making, art, and learning new things.
Susan Smith | Director
Sue Smith lives in Lowell, MA. She is retired from the Lowell Public Schools and currently works as resident support staff at House of Hope family shelter. Her interests are her grandchildren, travel, volunteering, the WISH Project and consignment
Chad Groenwoldt | Director
Chad lives in North Chelmsford with his wife and children. He currently works as an Office Manager for Philips Healthcare and has been a proud supporter of The Wish Project for many years, before joining our board in 2022. In the Summer he enjoys growing his garden of weeds in hopes of harvesting 3 green beans, 2 eggplants and a Sunflower, by September. The remaining months he focuses on trying to complete his children’s’ wish projects, like building a full size basketball court that will convert into a backyard ice rink which never seems to freeze, a bobsled luge from the roof to said ice rink and recently told to work on an authentic wooden bowling alley down the driveway, for the new found interest of his youngest. In is spare time he enjoys resting his eyes and watching the same 1990’s movies, repeatedly.
Brittany McCauley | Director
Brittany McCauley lives in North Chelmsford, MA. She works as an Information Security Manager at Ultimate Kronos Group (UKG). Her interests are playing/watching rugby, spoiling her American Staffordshire Terrier named Bo with her husband Ryan, weekend hikes with her mom, and going out to dinner with family and friends
John Hughes | Director
John Hughes grew up and lives in Billerica, MA. He is an executive at Fred C. Church Insurance. He is an avid Boston sports fan, enjoys golfing with his three sons, and spending time with his family and friends.
Rob Michael | Director
Rob Michael lives in Westford MA. He retired from a career in Information Technology in 2012 and was a co-owner of a sailboat rig manufacturing company until 2020. His interests include adventure travel, volunteering, learning in a wide variety of areas, woodworking, antique cars, pickleball, canyoneering, hiking, kayaking, and mountain biking.
Michelle Miakos | Director
Michelle Miakos lives in Haverhill, MA. She is the owner of 8 Waves Creative, Marketing Agency. Her interests are working with others to support families and our community.
Jeanne Caraglia | Director
Vice President of Engineering at UKG, formerly Kronos, since 2017. Jeanne grew up in Wakefield, MA, attended college at Suffolk University in Boston, and received her M.B.A. from University of Lowell. Jeanne and her husband Joe raised their two grown children, Matt and Katherine, in Georgetown, MA and currently live in Middleton, MA . Jeanne is passionate about helping others and is lucky enough to work with two like minded fellow board members, Liana Kipp and Brittany McCauley, at UKG. In her spare time Jeanne likes to read, travel, and spend time with friends and family. Jeanne looks forward to working with the amazing team at The Wish Project and supporting the mission of helping people.
Jennifer was born and raised in Lowell, and now lives in Hudson NH, although she will always be a Lowellian at heart! Jennifer works as an Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager at Align Credit Union. Her interests include her family, camping and traveling.
Alyce Moore | Executive Director
Alyce is a proud Lowellian who spent 28 incredible years with the Kronos Incorporated (now UKG) law department, serving as Vice President, General Counsel for the last 20 of those years. Her interests including reading murder mysteries and trying to think of ways to get her dog, Jem, to like her.