Kate Greene

Kate Greene joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2021. She is a Registered Nurse and the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing Melrose Wakefield Hospital, where she has worked for the past 14 years. As a nurse, Kate has seen the impact that domestic abuse can have on the community and joined MAAV to try to… Read More

Tracey Keenan, Treasurer

Tracey joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2021. She currently works for a financial investment firm. Tracey was introduced to MAAV in 2016 when she volunteered as a mentor in our mentoring program, and then joined the Walk Committee as a way to continue to support MAAV. Tracey says, “As someone who has not been… Read More

Jen Winslow

Jen Winslow joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2019. She has 12 years of experience working in web development and digital marketing, and currently is running her own business based in Melrose. Jen’s first experience with MAAV was volunteering as a mentor in MAAV’s Community Mentoring Program. She says, “It was an amazing experience connecting… Read More

Charlie Melia

Charlie Melia joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2019. He spent more than a decade working with kids of all ages as an English teacher and now works as a small business consultant for a Massachusetts-based payroll services provider. Charlie’s first experience with MAAV was volunteering on the Walk Committee and he also serves on… Read More

Patricia Brady

Patricia Brady joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2019. She is a licensed mental health counselor and a licensed marriage and family therapist. She has been performing forensic child and family evaluations for more than twenty five years and has a long history in Child Welfare beginning at the Department of Social Services, now the… Read More

Karen Willis

Karen Willis joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2010. She has more than 20 years of experience in health care, and is a physical therapist with a master’s degree in Public Health. Karen was drawn to MAAV because she is a survivor of domestic violence and is committed to helping other women, men, children and… Read More

Chief Michael Lyle

Mike Lyle joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2006. He has been working in law enforcement for more than 30 years and currently serves as the Chief of Police for the Melrose Police Department. He has been with the MPD since 1986 and became Chief in 2007. In 1996, the MPD shifted from a traditional… Read More

Joe Guarino, Vice President

Joe Guarino joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2017 and was appointed Vice President in 2020. He is the owner of LCM PLUS a local design/build company specializing in masonry and landscaping. In addition to his work on MAAV’s Board, Joe has volunteered with the Annual Walk Committee. He learned about MAAV when he saw… Read More

Craig Noto, Clerk

Craig joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2016. He currently works in the education technology space and previously spent about 10 years working with wellness programming for high school and college students. Craig’s first experience with MAAV was volunteering on our Walk Committee, and he says he got involved with MAAV to help the community… Read More

Detective Dan Ehlers

Dan Ehlers joined MAAV’s Board of Directors in 2012. He has been a police officer in Melrose for 20 years and currently holds the position of Detective/Domestic Violence Officer. Dan retired from the United States Air Force Security Forces after 20 years of service and served in the Gulf and Iraqi Wars. In addition to… Read More