Providers’ Council Staff

Our team of professionals is dedicated to helping our members meet their missions through public policy and advocacy support, education and training programs and high-quality member benefits.

Eliza Adams

Education and Membership Associate
508.598.9700   |   eliza@providers.org

Eliza coordinates many of the Council's ALEX (Academy for Learning and Exchange) programs, including the workshops for our annual Convention & Expo. Contact Eliza about our trainings and events, the What a Great Idea! program, the Graduate-level Certificate in Nonprofit Human Services, The Leadership Initiative or our scholarship opportunities.

Christina Broughton

Manager of Member Engagement
508.599.2243   |   christina@providers.org

Christina oversees Providers' Council membership, Providers' eAcademy, the Council's Endorsed Business Partners, and manages the exhibitors each year at the Council's Annual Convention & Expo. Contact Christina about Council membership or your member benefits.

Zoena Howland

Education & Membership Associate - eLearning
508.599.2242   |   zhowland@providers.org

Zoena provides lead support and oversees the popular Providers' eAcademy program, which provides an online training database and courses to over a third of Council members. Contact Zoena to learn more about the Providers' eAcademy program.

Tracy Jordan

Fiscal Manager
508.599.2257   |   tracy@providers.org

Tracy handles the finances for both the Providers' Council and the Human Services Providers Charitable Foundation, including accounts payable and receivable. She serves as the office manager, handles human resources and manages registration for the Annual Convention & Expo, the Council's signature event.

Erica Noonan

Public Policy and Communications Manager
508.599.2245   |   erica@providers.org

Erica is the editor of The Provider newspaper, which includes writing news stories, assigning columns and designing the paper. She also works on the Council's public policy, communications and social media initiatives.

Ravi Simon

Public Policy and Communications Associate
508.598.9800   |   ravi@providers.org

Ravi provides support in all the Council’s public policy work, manages the grassroots advocacy of The Caring Force, and oversees The Caring Force social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. He also staffs the Council’s Caring Force, Workforce and Employment committees.

Michael Weekes

President and CEO
508.599.2256   |   michael@providers.org

Michael is responsible for the overall management of the Providers' Council and its related foundation, the Human Services Providers Charitable Foundation, Inc. He provides leadership on human services issues and serves on nonprofit boards.

Bill Yelenak

Vice President of Public Policy and Development
508.599.2258   |   bill@providers.org

Bill oversees the Providers' Council's public policy and communications functions, including monitoring the annual state budget and Council's legislative agenda. He also writes testimony and/or other communication on behalf of the organization.

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