Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands Elects Cynthia Cotton to Board of Directors at Annual Meeting

The Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands (PPCI) is pleased to announce the addition of one new member to its volunteer Board of DirectorsCynthia Cotton, CFRE of Osterville, who was voted in during the sold out PPCI Annual Meeting, held at the Cape Codder Resort in Hyannis on Wednesday, January 29, 2020.

Cynthia “Cyndy” Cotton, CFRE, is the Executive Director of the Osterville Village Library. A Cape Cod native, Cyndy previously served as a childhood volunteer at the Osterville Village Library, a library trustee and member of the library’s capital campaign where her contributions helped achieve the desired result of a brand new 20,000 sq foot library facility in 2012. She is a graduate of Boston University Professional Fundraising Program and recently received the Paul Harris Fellow Award from Rotary International. Cyndy also serves on the board for “EforAll,” and the Greater Hyannis Chamber of Commerce.

Also during the annual meeting, the following board members were voted in as Officers: President, Sarah Tribuzio of Sandwich; Vice-President of Marketing/Membership, Christopher Ellis of Brewster; Vice-President of Education, Jennifer Cummings of Onset; Treasurer, Kathy Zagzebski of Buzzards Bay; and Secretary, Beatrice Gremlich of South Yarmouth; and Immediate Past President, Kristin O’Malley of W. Barnstable.

The board further consists of Directors: Barbara Cotton of Mashpee; Wendy Cullinan of Sandwich; Gerry Desautels, CFRE of West Yarmouth; Tammy Harper of Harwich; Douglas McDonald of Falmouth; Pauline Neves, CFRE of Mashpee; and Rosemarie Resnik of Osterville.