Jinny moved to Norfolk in 2016 with her husband Johnny and their 3 children, Jaelyn (10), Jordon (7), and Jaxon (5) from Frisco, TX.  This is Jinny's first year on the NCL Board.  She looks forward to serving the community and meeting new people.  Jinny loves spending time with family and friends, listening to music, and trying out new recipes. 

Kelly Panenpinto, President

Clarissa Gable, Publicity

Clarissa moved to Norfolk in 2014 with her husband, son, and yellow lab. A graduate of the University of Southern California’s Chemical Engineering program, she is looking forward to the opportunity to serve the community. She loves to stay active by biking, skiing with her family,  training for Fall half marathons, and visiting her family in Hawaii.

Alicia Nisberg, Publicity

Jen Oliver, Membership

Melissa Wainwright, Secretary

Melissa moved to Norfolk in 2008.  She has three active kids - William (6), Olivia (6), and Vera (4). Melissa is an engineering alum of Purdue University, and works as Director of Quality for Nortek, Inc. in Providence.  Melissa and her family have enjoyed all of the great events through NCL over the years, and is excited to contribute through this first year on the Board.

Karen Courtney, Treasurer

Karen has lived in Norfolk since 2006 with her husband Jim and son Colin (4).  This is Karen's 5th year as an NCL board member serving 2 years as VP of Membership and starting her 3rd year as VP of Treasury.  Karen has enjoyed being involved in the community and meeting new people.  Karen also co-chaired the Norfolk Community Gala in 2015.   Karen works part-time as a bookkeeper and in her spare time enjoys reading, going to the movies, cooking and spending time with friends and family

The Norfolk Community League Board consists of 12 individuals who volunteer their time in an effort to enhance the quality of life for Norfolk residents and strengthen community spirit.  The 2015/2016 board members are:

Nicole Wagner, Fundraising

Nicole moved to Norfolk in 2016 and bought a new home this year with her boyfriend Billy, and his son Jackson, and their pets Addie and Rocco. Nicole has worked for Sun Life Financial for the last 15 years and currently holds a position as Director, Business Architecture, in Wellesley, MA.  Nicole truly enjoys staying active in both community and corporate events and is very excited to now have an opportunity to give back to her “home town” by being on the NCL Board.  In her spare time, Nicole loves running, traveling, entertaining, and spending time with family and friends … especially down the Cape!

Kelly moved to Norfolk in 2013 from Braintree, MA.  She has 3 beautiful children, Emma (9)Tyler (7), and Lily (3) in addition to our 2 dogs Abbey and Lucy. Kelly loves working with people and within communities and is a full-time real estate agent with CENTURY 21 Commonwealth.  In her spare time, which doesn't happen often, I enjoy running, hiking, paddle boarding, skiing, and of course watching my children's many sporting events around town.

Jen moved to Norfolk in 2012 and loves living here with her husband, JJ, and their two children, Viola and Liliana. Originally from Wisconsin, Jen is a diehard Packer fan (she considers being called a Cheesehead a compliment) and loves baking, reading, movies, and running. This is Jen's first year on the board and she is excited to be involved in the community and can't wait to meet more current and new members!

Meghan Quintin, Family Based

Meghan Quintin and her family moved to Norfolk in 2013. After attending numerous family based events hosted by the NCL, Meghan decided to take on the task of Co-Chair and give back to the community. She keeps busy with her two children, by coaching their soccer teams and volunteering her time within the community.

Amy and her family moved to Norfolk in 2013.  Amy has two children 5 and 3.  Amy is a Registered Nurse and works in the Emergency Department at Newton Wellesley Hospital.  This will be Amy's first year on the NCL Board and is looking forward to her involvement in giving back to the community. 

Amy Sparks, Family Based

Erica Lentini, Hospitality

Erica has lived in Norfolk with her husband and three sons since 2009. This is Erica’s first year on the NCL Board and she is looking forward to her involvement in giving back to the community. Erica is currently working toward her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. When her nose isn’t in her books, Erica enjoys baking and spending time with family and friends.

Debbie Haltom, Hospitality

Alicia moved to Norfolk in 2015 with her husband and their three dogs, Mort and Stew, both yellow labs and Derby, a Lakeland terrier. She graduated from the University of Vermont and works in financial services for State Street Global Advisors. Alicia enjoys skiing and riding her horse Ducky. Alicia is excited to get involved in the Norfolk community and get to meet more of her neighbors. 

Debbie moved to Norfolk in 2014 with her husband and two children. She has found the NCL to be the perfect organization to meet people in town and a great way to get involved in the community. Debbie enjoys getting together with family and friends, being outdoors, and especially enjoys her monthly NCL Book Club.

Jinny Dang, Fundraising