Since its founding in 1995, the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center has grown and its mission has expanded. The Center supports the teaching, research and outreach mission of the University of Connecticut through its growing human rights programs. The Center’s National Advisory Board provides a range of support that includes advice on programmatic directions and support in its development efforts. An effective partnership between the Dodd Research Center and a National Advisory Board encourages the growth of outstanding public outreach and policy initiatives on important human right issues for University, state, and national, and international audiences.
Senior Peace Fellow, Public International Law and Policy Group
Professor of Marketing, Lynn University
Charles F. Bunnell
Chief of Staff, Mohegan Tribe and Nation
Sanford Cloud, Jr.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Cloud Company, LLC
Abaigeal “Abbey” Dodd, Secretary
Consultant, Oxford Strategic Marketing
Research Analyst, SAC Capital Advisors LLC
Helena Foulkes, Acting Chair
Vice President of Marketing, CVS, Inc.
Peter G. Kelly
Founder, Director and Senior Principal, Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, P.C.
President, Barbara Kennelly Associates
Stephen R. Kinney, Vice-Chair
Partner, Gaffney, Bennett, and Associates, Inc.
William J. Rainer
Chairman, Shortridge Academy
Senior Vice President, Purdue Pharma, L.P.
Vice President for Global Affairs, University of Connecticut
Director, Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut
Chief of Staff, President’s Office, University of Connecticut