Board of Directors
Piper Shores Board of Directors
The following individuals from the Greater Portland business and nonprofit communities currently serve as the volunteer Board of Directors for Piper Shores.
Robert E. Danielson, Chairman
Mr. Danielson is the managing partner of the Law Offices of Robert E. Danielson. His practice focuses on all areas of land use, estate planning and small business planning, including conveyancing, leasing, financing, title, zoning, corporate structuring, wills, trusts and estate administration. He is also a frequent lecturer on various real estate and estate planning topics. Mr. Danielson is the former Board of Directors Chair of St. Joseph’s Manor and is an active member of South Portland/ Cape Elizabeth Rotary Club.
Malcolm Rogers, MD, Vice Chair
Dr. Rogers was born and raised in New York City, and educated at Yale and Harvard Medical School. In a long career at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dr. Rogers focused on the interface between medical and surgical illness and psychiatric conditions, and also operated a private, adult psychiatry practice. Since moving to Maine in 2008, Dr. Rogers has served at the Portland-based VA Clinic and on an on-going National VA Research Project. He is also actively involved in Maine’s Psychiatric Professional Organization, Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians and Konbit Sante, an organization working to improve the capacity of the healthcare system in the north of Haiti.
James A. Bennett, Treasurer
Mr. Bennett is Deputy Chief Investment Officer at Maine PERS, where he helps oversee the investment of the state’s defined benefit plan assets. He received his bachelor’s degree in engineering and economics from Dartmouth College in 1986. Following a stint as a financial analyst at UNUM, he attended graduate school and earned a doctorate in finance in 1994 from The University of Texas at Austin. Prior to joining Maine PERS, Jim was an Associate Professor at the University of Southern Maine, where he taught courses in financial management, valuation and financial modeling at the undergraduate and MBA level. Prior to USM, Jim taught at UMass-Boston, the University of Otago (in New Zealand), and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Jim’s research interests lie in the field of investments, and have focused on topics of practical interest to investment managers. Jim holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations, and has served on the board and as President of the Maine CFA society.
Susan J. Guerette, Secretary
Ms. Guerette is the Director of Network Management, Aetna. An attorney, a Registered Nurse, and a Certified Case Manager, her strengths in the professional world are only rivaled by her community involvement with the Preble Street Resource Center and the TD Beach to Beacon Road Race. Ms. Guerette holds a BS in Nursing from Duke University, a JD from New England School of Law, and a certification in Medical Case Management from University of Southern Maine.
Mr. Amoroso is an Information Technology and Information Management professional with extensive experience in a variety of industries, including insurance, banking and retail organizations. He is currently an Information Project Analyst in the Finance Department of UNUM, after twelve years with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Maine, and previously with Bank of Boston, Filene’s, and John Hancock Insurance. He is a Computer Science graduate of Newbury Junior College and the Electrical Engineering program at Southeastern Massachusetts University. His present community activities include founder and officer of St. Martha’s Knights of Columbus, coaching with the Kennebunk Little League, and various Leader positions with the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts.
Marilyn R. Gugliucci, MA, Ph.D.
Dr. Gugliucci is a Professor and the Director of Geriatrics Education and Research at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNECOM). She is also Director of U-ExCEL (UNE Exercise and Conditioning for Easier Living) Fitness/Wellness Program for older adults. Dr. Gugliucci is a Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS), the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE), and the Maine Gerontological Society. She serves on the national GSA Council and is the former Chair (2012-2013) for the Gerontological Society of America Health Sciences Section (1700 members). During 2008-2010, she served as AGHE President. Dr. Gugliucci is a founding board member of the Maine Council on Aging, and SAGE Maine, and serves on the Ethics Committee for the Hospice of Southern Maine. She has served on the Maine Legal Services for the Elderly board for 12 years, St. Andre Health Care for 6 years and the Southern Maine Agency on Aging board for 6 years.
Raymond “Chip” Kelley
Mr. Kelley is the Commercial Banking Team Leader for Key Bank’s New England District, responsible for Middle Market Banking in Maine, New Hampshire and Eastern Massachusetts. He manages teams based in Portland and Boston. He joined Key in 2005 after 13 years at Bank of America in Portland, Maine. Chip began his banking career with Shawmut Bank in Boston in 1985. He also spent two years in the early 1990s with Bank South in Atlanta. Chip currently serves on the Boards of North Atlantic Venture Capital Corp., Maine & Co., Maine Technology Institute and Maine International Trade. He also serves on the Finance Committee of the United Way of Greater Portland. Chip is a graduate of Colby College and lives in Cape Elizabeth.
Mr. Kiladjian is General Manager of The Portland Harbor Hotel. As Area Director for Hart Hotels, he is responsible for the operations of the newly opened Inn at Diamond Cove, Diamond’s Edge Restaurant & Marina on Great Diamond Island, and the Portland Harbor Fleet, providing transportation in Casco Bay onboard the Joseph S. Kennedy. Mr. Kiladjian has provided strong leadership expertise across multiple hotel brands with nearly three decades in the hospitality industry. A dedicated community leader, Gerard is President of the Armenian Cultural Association of Maine, a past board chair of The Greater Portland Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, and a past board member of Portland Downtown.
Jane Pringle, MD
Dr. Pringle practiced general internal medicine for over 30 years in both private practice at Mercy Hospital and Maine Medical Center, and at an in-hospital-based practice at Maine Medical Center Clinic where she was Medical Director of Adult Medical Clinics. During her tenure there, she oversaw the implementation of an electronic medical records system and other quality improvement programs. She also served as the Medical Director of the Care Partners Program of Greater Portland, which provides healthcare to qualifying patients without health insurance. From 2012-2014, she served as a representative to the State Legislature serving on the Insurance and Financial Service Committee. She is a graduate of Denison University and Case Western Reserve School of Medicine