Meet Our Development Team

We are here to assist you in all of your philanthropic objectives. Please feel free to reach out to any of our team members regarding ways to give, personal fundraising, events, or planned giving. Our staff is happy to help you and answer any of your questions. Thank you!

Joseph G. Pannozzo
Chief Development Officer and Vice President
Phone: 401-444-6410
Fax: 401-444-8235

Ryan Whalen
Major Gifts Officer
Phone: 401-444-6311
Fax: 401-444-8235

Karli Blossom
Director of Development
Phone: 401-444-0390
fax: 401-444-8235 

Sandra LaFratta
Manager, Corporate and Foundation Relations
Phone: 401-444-4749
Fax: 401-444-8235 

Pamela Pomfret
Senior Donor Relations Officer
Phone: 401-606-4466
Fax: 401-444-8235

Christopher Josephson
Annual Giving Officer

Rhode Island Hospital | Hasbro Children's Hospital
Lifespan Development Office
139 Point Street |Providence, RI 02903

p: 401-444-6412 | c: 401-580-5033 | f: 401-444-2716

Christina Haas
Manager Special Events & Corporate Relations
Phone: 401-444-7494
Fax: 401-444-8235

Marisa Podbros
Special Events Officer

Annual Fund & Cause Related Marketing
Rhode Island Hospital | Hasbro Children's Hospital

Office: 401-444-4675
Fax: 401-444-8235

Ruth G. Tureckova
Donor Relations Officer
Phone: 401-606-6888
Fax: 401-444-8235

Barbara Slover
Development Associate

Annual Fund & Cause Related Marketing
Phone: 401-444-6511
Fax: 401-444-8235

Marisa Rodrigues
Development Associate
Phone: 401-606-4667
Fax: 401-444-8235