Many schools discuss the importance of leadership training, but at Suffield Academy we have fully established programs for all students to develop leadership skills. In 2002, Suffield embarked on an ambitious project to bring formal leadership studies to the academic program. 

The aim of the Leadership Program is to develop human beings with integrity who wish to make a significant and positive impact on society. Our graduates will have the capacity to define and achieve meaningful goals and dreams. We will teach ways of thinking and develop skills, traits, and habits in order to enhance each student’s leadership qualities and capabilities. Core elements of the program include life skills, moral foundation, goal-setting, communication skills, successful problem-solving, self-awareness and inspiring others.

Explore the details of our four-year Leadership Program Curriculum

Leadership Office

List of 8 members.

  • Photo of Ann Selvitelli

    Ann Selvitelli 

    Director of College Counseling and Leadership
    Trinity College - B.A.
    University of Pennsylvania - M.S.Ed.
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  • Photo of Drew Gamere ’93

    Drew Gamere ’93 

    Co-Director of Athletics
    Ohio Wesleyan University - B.A.
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  • Photo of Gina Longo

    Gina Longo 

    Leadership Program & Athletic Trainer
    Springfield College - B.S.
    Northeastern University - M.S.
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  • Photo of Gina Manning

    Gina Manning 

    University of Massachusetts - B.A.
    Saint Joseph College - M.A.
  • Photo of Mary Mitchell ’10

    Mary Mitchell ’10 

    Marketing & Communications
    Franklin & Marshall College - B.A.
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  • Photo of Lyndsey Sweeney

    Lyndsey Sweeney 

    Academic Support
    Eastern Connecticut State University - B.A.
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  • Photo of Kelli Tosone ’90

    Kelli Tosone ’90 

    Associate Director of College Counseling
    Boston College - B.S.
    Simmons College - M.A.T.
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  • Photo of Liz Warren

    Liz Warren 

    Cultural Diversity Coordinator
    Mount Vernon Nazarene University - B.A.
    Mount Vernon Nazarene University - M.S.
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