Board of Directors
Anne Kubitsky, President
CEO, Look for the Good Project
Anne Kubitsky is an entrepreneur, author and artist, and our Founder & CEO. She holds a BA in Biological Sciences and Philosophy as well as additional training in Illustration and Graphic Design from Paier College of Art. She is the creator of all of our programming and, because of this work, a recipient of the "Daily Point of Light Award," a national award originated out of the White House under former president George HW Bush. In 2015, Anne received a proclamation from the Mayor of Hartford declaring April 19th "Look for the Good Day" in the city of Hartford, along with a special "Look for the Good" song written by Connecticut State Troubadour Kate Callahan. Her first book, What Makes You Grateful was featured on MSNBC, and in Reader's Digest and The Huffington Post. To see some of her work as a children's illustrator, please check out, Opening to Good, a picture book describing her journey from marine biology to community service.
Anne is currently the only full-time worker for Look for the Good Project.
Paul Toenjes, Board Chair
CEO, Semita Health
Paul G. Toenjes has over 30 years of IT and corporate executive experience. The first half of Paul’s career was heavily focused on software development, business analysis, systems architecture, database design and project management. Having gained an extensive understanding and appreciation of the complexities of software development, Paul was able to lead many large scale and global software development initiatives. Moving into the second half of his career, Paul has focused on business development and corporate strategy activities. Paul was tasked to develop the E-Commerce practice at Compuware which grew to approximately 400 people during the onset of the Dotcom boom. Paul has also been involved in two IPOs as well as the acquisitions of five other companies. Paul has created and managed partnerships with some of the largest technology companies in the world and has developed reseller and partner relationships for a variety of software products. Paul is currently the Senior Vice President of Detroit-based VisionIT, responsible for all sales, strategy and the development of practices and products focused on vehicle systems, healthcare software products, SAP ERP and other technology offerings. Paul also has five patents in the healthcare space. His expertise in business and business development has been a wonderful addition to our Board!
Anne Horton, Treasurer
Anne Horton has 25+ years global experience in the payments business, including 13+ years with Mastercard where she is a Principal in their data and services business. Anne has held a number of roles at Mastercard including: Consulting services delivery expert focused on lifecycle marketing globally; global head of independent banks and credit unions segment; and regional accounts client business lead. She started her career at Citibank and spent 9 years with them in New York, Madrid, and Atlanta. Anne is fluent in Spanish, speaks advanced Portuguese, and is regaining her French skills. She has a BA from Smith College and an MBA from University of Chicago in international marketing and strategy. She has lived in Costa Rica, Switzerland and Spain and is currently located in Cary, NC. Anne believes that the social and emotional learning offered by LFTG is exactly what is needed in the world today. She is a single mother of a 7 year old girl and wants her to grow up understanding empathy so that she can use kindness and love to make the world a better place.
Kelly Chapman, Secretary
Owner, Meredith Whole Living Center
Kelly is an entrepreneur and owner of Meredith Whole Living Center - a Float Spa in Meredith, New Hampshire. She created the center after a successful non-profit career in youth and community development, where she recognized the need for a sustained model of self-care throughout the lifespan. There is nothing she enjoys more than supporting and championing others as they rise to meet their highest potential. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Women’s Studies and is a Certified Authentic Leadership Coach, Jikiden Reiki Practitioner and Yoga Instructor.
Read more about Kelly and the creation of Meredith Whole Living Center here.
Dave Maloney, Board Member
Dave Lutian, Board Member
Program Manager, Collins Aerospace & CEO, SolarFlexes
Dave joined the Look for the Good Project after building a STEM education program in his aerospace career. Dave was originally added to the Board as Treasurer and helped develop Look for the Good Project's first Gratitude Program (you can hear him in the program videos as the voice of the crab!). Dave has since stepped down as Treasurer, but remains on the Board to advise on product and business development. He is excited about our growth and development!!