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Officers
Lee HartmannPresident
Frank StaffierTreasurer
Fred GilmettiSecretary
Council Delegates   Council Alternates
Abington David Klein   Abington Chris Aiello
Avon Frank Staffier   Avon Charles Marinelli
Bridgewater Anthony P. Anacki
Brockton Robert G. Moran, Jr.   Brockton Preston Huckabee, PE
Duxbury     Duxbury George D. Wadsworth
East Bridgewater Richard O'Flaherty
Easton Jeanmarie Joyce   Easton Steve Donahue
Halifax John G. Mather   Hanson Phillip Lindquist
Hanson Robert Overholtzer
Kingston Justin Anderson
Pembroke Gerard W. Dempsey   Pembroke Daniel Trabucco
Plymouth Lee Hartmann, AICP      
Plympton John Rantuccio   Plympton James Mulcahy
Stoughton Robert E. Kuver   Stoughton Forrest Lindwall
West Bridgewater Eldon F. Moreira   West Bridgewater Nancy Bresciani
Whitman Fred Gilmetti   Whitman Daniel Salvucci
Delegate-at-large Troy E. Garron

Staff
Pasquale Ciaramella Executive Director Ext. 202
Eric Arbeene, AICP Community Planner Ext. 213
Shawn Bailey Assistant Transportation Planner Ext. 219
Lila Burgess Ombudsman Program Director Ext. 205
Paul Chenard Transportation Planner Ext. 215
Ray Guarino Senior Transportation Planner Ext. 212
Patrick Hamilton Area Agency on Aging Administrator Ext. 204
Bruce Hughes Economic Development/Community Planner Ext. 203
Charles Kilmer, AICP Assistant Director/Transportation Program Manager Ext. 206
Jane Linhares Grant Monitor Ext. 200
Janet McGinty Fiscal Officer Ext. 201
William McNulty Senior Transportation Planner Ext. 207
Kyle Mowatt Transportation Planner Ext. 214
Jimmy Pereira Community/Transportation Planner Ext. 217
Andrew Vidal GIS Manager Ext. 208
James Watson, AICP Comprehensive Planning Supervisor Ext. 210

Eric Arbeene, AICP
Community Planner

Eric Arbeene has been a Community Planner with OCPC since 2009. He is responsible for the following initiatives and activities: Hazard Mitigation Planning, Regional 911 Emergency Dispatch, MEPA Project Reviews, South Coast Rail Technical Assistance, Land Use Management Systems Report, and the Old Colony Regional Policy Plan Update. Eric holds both a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and History and a Master's degree in Public Administration from Bridgewater State College.

Email Eric

Call Eric at 508-583-1833 ext. 213

Shawn Bailey
Assistant Transportation Planner

Shawn Bailey is a Class of 2013 graduate of Westfield State University with a Bachelor's degree in Geography and Regional Planning. Shawn is currently enrolled at Boston University pursuing his Master's Degree in City Planning. He has worked at OCPC since May 2013 as a Temporary Transportation Technician assisting in data collection activities and other tasks. Mr. Bailey will be working on the Congestion Management Process, pavement management systems, South Coast Rail technical study, Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP), and data collection.

Lila Burgess
Ombudsman Program Director

Lila Burgess has been the Ombudsman Program Director at OCPC since 1998. In this capacity, she addresses consumer complaints and concerns regarding long-term care facilities. She has a Certificate in Gerontology from Mount St. Vincent University and a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from St. Mary's University.

Email Lila

Call Lila at 508-583-1833 ext. 205

Paul Chenard
Transportation Planner

Paul Chenard joined OCPC in May 2013, and will be assisting in transportation planning studies and data collection. Paul has a work background in public transportation, having previously worked at the SFMTA, NYMTA, and HARTransit. He holds a Master of Urban Planning from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies and Planning from San Francisco State University.

Email Paul

Call Paul at 508-583-1833 ext. 215

Ray Guarino
Senior Transportation Planner

Ray Guarino has been a Transportation Planner with OCPC since 2005. He manages highway corridor studies, traffic and crash analyses, and traffic safety audits, oversees the pavement management system, and assists in research, analysis and writing for a number of OCPC's reports. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Urban Studies from Boston State College and a Master's degree in Public Affairs with a concentration in Urban Planning from the University of Massachusetts Boston.

Email Ray

Call Ray at 508-583-1833 ext. 212

Patrick Hamilton
Administrator of Area Agency on Aging

Patrick Hamilton has been with OCPC since 1994 and has been the Administrator of the OCPC Area Agency on Aging since 1998. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Gerontology from Metropolitan State College of Denver, and Master's degrees in Public Administration and Gerontology from the University of Southern California.

Email Patrick

Call Patrick at 508-583-1833 ext. 204

Bruce Hughes
Economic Development / Community Planner

Bruce Hughes has worked in economic development and transportation planning at OCPC since 1990. He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Boston with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science, and received a Master's degree in Public Administration from Bridgewater State College. He also has attained a Certification from the Economic Development Institute of the University of Oklahoma. He participates in the Northeastern Economic Developers Association, the Massachusetts Economic Development Council, the Citizen Planner Training Collaborative, and the Community Partnership for Adult Education.

Email Bruce

Call Bruce at 508-583-1833 ext 203

Charles Kilmer, AICP
Assistant Director/Transportation Program Manager

As Transportation Program Manager, Charles Kilmer oversees the Transportation Department, and serves as staff lead on multiple regional and community transportation planning projects and performs a wide range of functions including policy analysis, research, data analysis, plan development, community outreach and technical assistance, and project and contract management. He is also Chairman of the Transportation Manager's Group. Additionally, he is responsible for ensuring the Council's compliance with all procedures regarding transportation planning contracts and consistency with federal, state, and local agency regulations, and maintaining federal planning certifications. Additionally, Mr. Kilmer develops the Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) and Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). Mr. Kilmer holds a Bachelor's Degree in Geography from Bridgewater State College and a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Suffolk University.

Email Charles

Call Charles at 508-583-1833 ext. 206

William McNulty
Senior Transportation Planner

Bill McNulty has been a Transportation Planner with Old Colony Planning Council since 2000. Bill coordinates the Local Highway Technical Assistance and Safety Management Systems programs. Additional responsibilities include bicycle and pedestrian planning, transit technical assistance, and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) planning. Bill is a Class of 2000 graduate from Bridgewater State College, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography, with concentrations in Regional and Economic Development and Environmental Protection Sciences.

Email Bill

Call Bill at 508-583-1833 ext. 207

Kyle Mowatt
Transportation Planner

Mr. Mowatt is a graduate of Westfield State College with a Bachelor's degree in Geography and Regional Planning. He joined OCPC in May of 2010 and is assisting the Transportation Department with data collection activities, as well as developing the annual Transit Directory.

Email Kyle

Call Kyle at 508-583-1833 ext. 214

Jimmy Pereira
Community/Transportation Planner

A Class of 2013 graduate of Westfield State University, Mr. Pereira holds a Bachelor's Degree in Geography and Regional Planning with a Minor in Ethnic and Gender Studies. He previously worked as Massbike's Springfield Healthy Design Coordinator, focusing on bicycle and pedestrian improvements, public outreach, and raising awareness to bicycling as reliable transportation. Mr. Pereira will be utilizing his experience by applying it to the Regional Transportation Plan MovingU 2040 update. He will also be assisting in community and transportation planning studies and data collection.

Email Jimmy

Call Jimmy at 508-583-1833 ext. 217

Andrew Vidal
GIS Manager

Andrew Vidal joined OCPC in May of 2010 to assist the GIS and Transportation Departments. He creates maps and manages spatial data for various OCPC projects, and works on the data collection program. His main responsibility has been the development of OCPC's new website. He is a graduate of Bridgewater State College with a Bachelor's degree in Geography.

Email Andrew

Call Andrew at 508-583-1833 ext 208

James R. Watson, AICP
Comprehensive Planner

James R Watson, AICP, has worked at OCPC since 1982 and has been Supervisor of Comprehensive Planning since 1986. He is responsible for local master plans, community development plans, open space plans and the present regional strategic planning project. He also has been responsible for several environmental and water resource projects and a number of specialized housing studies. Earlier he was Physical Planning Manager for the Oakland, California Model City Program and a Planner with the Oakland Planning Department. He holds a Bachelor's degree in History from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Masters degree in Government, as well as a Masters degree in City Planning from Harvard University.

Email Jim

Call Jim at 508-583-1833 ext 210