Our Dedicated Board
Thank you to the talented, smart and dedicated people who answered the call to help the Adam's House mission.
We are grateful to have you represent Adam's House and be a part of our advisory board. Your input is invaluable!
Our Small but Mighty Staff
Director of Development
Sarah Aylward brings more than a decade of experience in nonprofit fundraising, public relations and marketing. Aylward served as the director of communications for United Way of New York City, where she blended her creativity and results driven attitude with her passion for giving back to the community. She successfully helped to build a memorable fundraising and brand awareness strategies that grew revenue and enhanced the donor experience. Aylward grew up in and Ansonia and spent several years fundraising for the Valley United Way, where she was instrumental in re-branding the organizations’ campaign and launched their first annual gala. Outside of her career, Aylward volunteers with the ALS Association, Connecticut chapter, championing a fundraising team in their annual “Walk to Defeat ALS”. She also is an advocate for Breast Cancer Awareness. Today, she resides in Newtown with her husband, Matt, and their goldendoodle Rufio, where they enjoy traveling the world and crossing things off their bucket list. Sara can be contacted directly: email@example.com
Director of Community Outreach
Throughout her career, Domena was instrumental in assisting medical device start-ups market and launch surgical equipment from product inception to full commercialization. After spending over a decade working in customer relations and marketing for multimillion dollar organizations, Sarah broke away to focus on her family. When she re-entered the workforce, she wanted her new career to be purposeful and impactful. This led her to Adam’s House, where she will pursue a passion of working for, and with, people in crisis. It is through Adam’s House people can find healthy ways to cope with their loss, to strengthen themselves and their relationships, so they can become complete, whole, and safe. “I am honored to use my Marketing and Business knowledge, coupled with my love of people, to share the Adam’s House mission and work diligently to help families and children cope with their grief in a positive and constructive manner.” In her spare time, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband Jay; three boys, Noah, Wesley, and Adam; her cat, Gordy and dog, Cannon. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Communications from Southern Connecticut State University and an MBA from Albertus Magnus College. Sarah is also a Certified Personal Trainer, an avid Spinning enthusiast and Fitness Instructor, and maintains a multitude of certifications. Sarah can be contacted directly at firstname.lastname@example.org