Champions For Whittier

Hall of Fame: Annual Roast Honorees

2018 ROAST FOR SAM KENNEDY, PRESIDENT & CEO, BOSTON RED SOX
Chair Jim Judge, Chairman, President & CEO of Eversource Energy
Tag Team Leader: Persistent. Empowering. Authentic: Relentless Leader

2017 ROAST FOR TOM MAY, CHAIRMAN and FORMER PRESIDENT & CEO, EVERSOURCE ENERGY
Chair Joseph Nolan
Tag Power, Purpose, Partnership, Purpose
Raised $723,905

2016 ROAST FOR REGINA PISA, CHAIRMAN EMERITUS, GOODWIN PROCTER LLC
Co-Chairs Joseph Nolan and John Connors III
Tag Pioneer, Leader, Innovator and Change Agent

2015 ROAST REUNION: 2003 TO 2014 ROASTEES
Co-Chairs Joseph Nolan, Chad Gifford and Ted Kelly
Tag ROAST REUNION

2014 Roastee: Ralph De La Torre, Chairman, President & CEO, Steward HealthCare
Co-Chairs Andrew Dreyfus, John Fish and Jack Connors, Jr.
Tag A NEW HEALTH CARE

2013 Roastee: Andrew Dreyfus, President & CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Co-Chairs Phil Johnston, Matt Fishman and Paul Grogan
Tag BUSINESS LEADER, HEALTH CARE ADVOCATE AND COALITION BUILDER

2012 Roastee: Paul Grogan, President & CEO, Boston Foundation
Chair Robert Beal
Tag A DRIVER OF MASSACHUSETTS HEALTHCARE REFORM

2011 Roastee: Dr. Edward Benz, President & CEO, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Co-Chairs Gary L. Countryman and Richard C. Walsh
Tag QUARTERBACKING CANCER CARE

2010 Roastee: Cleve Killingsworth, President & CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
CO-CHAIRS Gary Gottlieb, MD and John Fish
Tag REVOLUTIONARY. VISIONARY. HEALTH CARE HERO.

2009 Roastee: Dr. Gary Gottlieb, President & CEO, Partners HealthCare
Co-Chairs Robert Beal and Jack Connors, Jr.
Tag SHRINKING DISPARITIES IN HEALTH CARE

2008 Roastee: Robert Beal, President & CEO, Related Beal
Chair Robert Mahoney
Tag TOP DOG FOR BOSTON’S UNDERSERVED

2007 Roastee: Robert Mahoney, Executive Vice President, Citizens Bank
Co-Chairs Tom May, Peter Meade, and Regina Pisa
Tag THE DRIVER IN BANKING- THE ACE FOR THE COMMUNITIES

2006 Roastee: Thomas O’Neill, III, President & CEO, O’Neill Associates
Co-Chairs Congressman Michael Capuano, Congressman Edward J. Markey, John Brodeur, Peter Meade, Michael Sheehan, and Peter Smyth
Tag HAVING A PARTY!

2005 Roastee: Ted Kelly, President & CEO, Liberty Mutual Insurance
Co-Chairs Robert Kraft, Thomas May and Robert Popeo
Tag ROASTED!

2004 Roastee: Paul La Camera, General Manager, WCVB
Co-Chairs William Van Faasen, Bink Garrison, Donna Latson Gittens, and John Hamill
Tag WIZARD OF COMMUNITY VALUES IN BROADCASTING

2003 Roastee: William Van Faasen, President & CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Co-Chairs Edmund (Ted) F. Kelly, Thomas May, and Sam O. Their, MD
Tag CHAMPION OF HEALTHY COMMUNITIES

2002 Roastee: Ralph Martin
Co-Chairs Benaree Wiley and Steve Karp
TAG MASTER OF THE COURT

2001 Roastee: Marvin E. Gilmore
Co-Chairs Robert Coard, Larry Fish, Kenneth Guscott, Phillip Hart, Bernadine Nash, Charles Ogletree, and Edward Owens
Tag ACE OF A MAN

2000 ROASTEE: DIDDY CULLINANE
Co-Chairs Carol Fulp and Paul Guzzi
Tag ROAST TO TOAST

1997 Roastee: Mayor Thomas Menino
Co-Chairs Robert Fraser and Elaine Ullian

1996 Roastee: Wayne Budd
Co-Chairs Vikki Pryor and Jack Connors, Jr.

1995 Roastee: Senator John Kerry
Co-Chairs Don Reed and Robert Rufo

1994 Roastee: Fletcher “Flash” Wiley
Co-Chairs Ralph Martin and Tom May

1993 Roastee: Paul Parks, Sr.
CO-CHAIRS Louis Kane and Wayne Budd