Board Leadership

Jim Farrell

Board Member

Jim is a former middle school math teacher who taught for 35 years in Stratford, Connecticut schools. He graduated from New Haven State Teachers College in 1957, later earning a master’s degree. He performs as a member of the Coastal Chordsmen a cappella chorus and the Stratford Sister Cities chorus and directs the choir at Our Lady Of Grace Church.

Ron Rubano

Board Treasurer

Ron retired from a position in sales and management in the textile industry after 30 years, and is now an Aflac insurance agent. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University in 1972.

He is active in his community of Trumbull, Connecticut, serving on the local arts commission and Rotary boards.

Mark Lutian

Board Member

Mark is a contract software engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Prior to that, he worked at Sikorsky Aircraft for 30 years.

The son of a WWII Navy veteran, Mark earned a bachelor’s degree from Sacred Heart University in 1978, a Certified Public Accountant certificate from the Connecticut State Board of Accountancy in 1981, and a master’s degree from Hartford Graduate Center in 1994.

Stories of Support

“The folks at HonorBound were 100 percent respectful. They made us feel okay at a bad time in our life. We felt no judgment. We were really up against it and you were the only organization to come through. Thank you!”

– Wife of L.D., who was in a PTSD program at the VA in Alabama