President & CEO
Phone: 508-485-4912 ext. 211
Chris has been working for the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest since 1994 and has played a key role in the organization’s growth from a small non-profit to an organization serving over 3,200 youth in three communities. Chris has developed quality, sustainable operations that deliver the philosophy of the Boys & Girls Clubs – helping every child reach his or her full potential. Chris oversaw the nearly $1 Million renovation of the organization’s Framingham Clubhouse in 2008.
In addition to her unwavering commitment to the Boys & Girls Clubs mission, Chris continues to be involved with many groups throughout the community. She is on the Partnerships for a Skilled Workforce Young Adult Initiative Board, a member of the Framingham Community Partnership, Marlborough School Health Advisory Council, and the Framingham Youth Development Collaborative. Chris holds a B.S. in Physical Education and a M.ED. in Counseling Psychology.
Phone: 508-485-4912 ext. 209
Laura Terzigni joined the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest in October 2018 as the Director of Resource Development. Laura manages and builds strategic partnerships with community members to create sustainable funding sources for our organization. Laura works closely with the entire Resource Development team to oversee fundraising campaigns, events, and community relationships. Laura’s passion for the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest stems from her stint as a summer camp staff member while she was in college. Prior to relocating back to Massachusetts, Laura worked for the American Heart Association as an event manager and fundraiser, as well as a program manager, in North Carolina.
Laura holds a B.A. in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from High Point University and a Masters in Public Administration, with a focus in nonprofit management, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Director of Finance & Benefits
Phone: 508-485-4912 ext. 204
In January of 2023, Maryann LeBlanc joined the team as the Director of Finance & Benefits at Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest. With over 30 years of accounting experience and a strong interest in working with children and families, Maryann was the perfect fit for the role. Her background includes extensive accounting work in the construction industry and software consulting, where she provided training on accounting procedures and helped streamline workflow productivity.
Maryann, has a B.A. in Psychology and Sociology from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. In her spare time Maryann enjoys an obsession with crafts and creativity.
Director of Operations
Phone: 508-485-4912 ext. 203
Barbara Tolland began working for the Boys and Girls Clubs of MetroWest in 2019. She was initially hired to oversee the licensed before and after school child care program run in four elementary schools as well as at the Marlborough facility. Her background, experience, and leadership skills led her to the overall Marlborough Club Director position in 2021. Barbara has recently been promoted to BGCMW’s Director of Operations position. She is a strategic thinker with vision for the future.
Barbara grew up in Framingham and began her career working in Preschools in Sudbury and Southborough respectively. She has worked with youth for over 24 years and has an unwavering passion for making a difference with not only children and youth, but also the family as a whole.
Barbara received a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Organizational Leadership from Southern New Hampshire University. She also holds a Director II certification with the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care.