860-724-4262 Email Winsome Barnaby is the Finance Director for the Capitol Region Council of Governments whose primary responsibilities include working with department heads and executive director to develop and manage the annual budget; financial reporting for projects and grants accounting; coordination of the annual audit process; contract management; human resources. Winsome is originally from Jamaica […]

860-724-4264 Email Tracey Malenfant is the Grants & Contract Specialist/Accountant in the Finance Department.  She has worked at CRCOG since 2005. Her job duties include: payroll and benefit set up, maintaining contract files, monitoring grant spending and deadlines, account set up for Local, State and Federal Grants, recording of spending for Homeland Security funds, Transportation […]

860-522-4232 Email Since 2004, Lyle Wray has served as Executive Director of the Capitol Region Council of Governments in Hartford, Connecticut, after serving as Executive Director of the Ventura County Civic Alliance. Earlier he served as Executive Director at the Citizens League in the Twin Cities for 11 years. Before that he served as Dakota County […]

860-724-4292 Email Kimberly Bona began working as the Executive Assistant for CRCOG in October 2017.  She is responsible for preparation of Policy Board, Executive Committee, Finance and Personnel Sub-Committee and Regional Planning Committee Meetings.  She provides administrative support to CRCOG’s Executive Director as needed. Kim also oversees the CRCOG Crumbling Foundation Reimbursement Program and manages […]

860-724-4265 Email Kathy Rubera is the Junior Accountant at CRCOG and has worked for CRCOG for 9 years.  Kathy’s main responsibilities are all aspects of the Accounts Payable/Receivables, G/L entries, assist with payroll, Homeland Security reimbursement billing, reporting for managers, bank reconciliations and assist all departments with financial related needs. Kathy has an Associate of […]

860-724-4293 Email Karen F. Stewartson is the Program Assistant for CRCOG. She provides general administrative support to managers and office staff, including receptionist duties. Karen holds an Associate degree from Capital Community College in Business Office Technology, and a Bachelor’s degree in General Studies from the University of Connecticut. Karen has been working for CRCOG [...]