Our Board

With experienced leaders from local, state and regional government organizations, the transportation sector and various business and financial organizations The Rideshare Company board of directors enjoys a broad range of expertise and insight. We are proud to have them help us guide our enterprise well into the 21st century.

Stephen Cassano ›

Board Member

Mr. Cassano currently serves as the Connecticut State Senator representing the 4th Senate District.

Kevin M. Cassidy ›

Vice Chairman

Mr. Cassidy was the Director of Plant Protection for General Dynamics, Electric Boat Corporation in Groton, Connecticut for 24 years until his retirement.

Jon Colman ›

Board President

Mr. Colman is president and chief executive officer of The Rideshare Company, serving in that capacity since the company’s founding in 1980.

Robert J. Croce ›

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Croce is a Senior Associate with DRVN Enterprises, Inc. involved in governmental and legal affairs.

Ruth Fitzgerald ›

Board Member

Ms. Fitzgerald is President and founding principal of Fitzgerald & Halliday, Inc., a transportation planning, environmental documentation and public outreach consulting firm.

Elliot Ginsberg ›

Board Member

Mr. Ginsberg currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc.

Eunice S. Groark ›

Board Member

Ms. Groark served as Connecticut’s Lieutenant Governor from 1991 to 1995, was elected to the Hartford City Council, and served as Corporation Council for the city of Hartford.

David K. Kilbon ›


Mr. Kilbon served six terms as the Town of East Granby’s First Selectman from 1996 to 2008.

David A. Lee ›

Board Member

Mr. Lee has served as the general manager of Connecticut Transit since 1995.

Michael Lenkiewicz ›


Mr. Lenkiewicz has served as Vice President, Finance and Treasurer for The Rideshare Company since 2008.

Jerry W. Long ›

Board Member

Mr. Long has been in the computer consulting business since January 1988, founding PCC Technology Group, LLC.

William P. Meyerjack ›

Board Member

Mr. Meyerjack is a Certified Public Accountant and semi-retired from the firm of Budwitz and Meyerjack, PC that he co-founded in 1971.

Stewart Murchie ›

Board Member

Mr. Murchie is currently Vice President, Business Insurance Finance at Travelers.

William R. Scoville ›

Board Member

Mr. Scoville is the owner of William R. Scoville, CPA, LLC in Simsbury, CT, a public accounting firm he helped found in 1978.

Vicki L. Shotland ›

Board Member

Ms. Shotland currently serves as the Executive Director of the Greater Hartford Transit District.

Gerald Tavernier ›

Board Member

Mr. Tavernier has been in the banking industry for almost 30 years and is currently the Vice President, Commercial Banking Officer at United Bank.

Matthew D. Udal ›

Board Member

Mr. Udal is a financial advisor and owner of a Farmington-based financial planning practice.