NICK SAVARESE
Executive Director

Nick has spent his entire career working to improve lives and communities for people with disabilities. Prior to joining the Flutie Foundation, Nick spent eleven years at Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) working in a variety of capacities. Most recently, Nick was Vice President for Advancement and Marketing at SOMA. In his time at SOMA, Nick led initiatives across all disciplines of fundraising - including major gifts, foundation relations, and corporate development – as well as the organization’s communications and digital marketing efforts. Nick also worked directly to build inclusive Special Olympics sports programs in communities and schools across Massachusetts.

Prior to moving back to his home state of Massachusetts and joining SOMA, Nick founded Sky’s the Limit, a Colorado-based organization providing inclusive social and recreational programs for children with and without disabilities.  Nick also worked as an employment counselor for adults with disabilities, as well as a special education para-educator early in his career. Nick received a B.A. from Metropolitan State Universality of Denver with a concentration in Nonprofit Organization Management. Nick also recently completed the core leadership program at The Institute for Nonprofit Practice, an affiliate of Tufts University.

Nick spends his free time with his wife, Stephanie, running between soccer, dance, basketball, girl scouts, and all the other activities of their two children Naomi and Dominic. Nick is also an avid sports fan, rooting for all the Boston professional sports teams to continue their recent run of great success.

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NICOLE GUGLIELMUCCI
Director of Marketing & Events

Nicole Guglielmucci serves as Director of Marketing and Events for the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism, a role she assumed in August 2010.  In this capacity, Nicole leads all marketing and communication efforts, working closely with the Executive Director, as well as the Board of Directors. She plans and executes the Foundation's signature fundraising events including the Flutie 5K Road Race, Night to Shine Gala and Golf Classic.

Prior to joining the Flutie Foundation, she served as the Senior Marketing Director for Natick Collection, one of New England's largest shopping destinations. Before that, she worked at the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children for five years as the Marketing and Development coordinator.

Nicole holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Babson College. She lives in Natick, MA and is married with two children. 

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KEITH D'ENTREMONT
Director of Development

In his role as the Director of Development, Keith will be responsible for engaging new corporate, individual and foundation support opportunities. In addition Keith will be working with those who already support The Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism to assure that their needs are being met and to grow relationships when possible.

Prior to joining The Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism, Keith was responsible for Corporate Development at Angel Flight Northeast and was successful in bringing on new corporate support from recognizable names such as Hewlett-Packard, Breitling USA, Grainger Industrial Supply, Phillips Medical and others while maintaining and supporting ongoing relationships with companies such as JetBlue, Conoco Philips, BBA Aviation and Signature Flight Services to name a few.

Keith is married and has two daughters. He brings a unique perspective and is well suited for this role as his oldest daughter is autistic.  Thus, he understands the challenges and needs individuals and families face when dealing with a diagnoses of autism.

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LISA COLLINS
Director of Community Partnerships and Family Supports

Lisa joined the Foundation in September of 2009 as the Office Administrator. She currently holds the position of Director of Community Partnerships and Family Supports.  In this role, Lisa is responsible for creating, coordinating and expanding programs that align with the Flutie Foundation’s mission and support families through access to services, an active lifestyle and adult independence.

Lisa holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Framingham State College. Prior to the Foundation, she worked as a Business Analyst for The MathWorks, Inc. and also as a Scheduling Coordinator for Focus On Service, LLC. Lisa is married and has 3 children.

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TAYLOR KING
Office Administrator/Social Media Strategist

Taylor King is the Office Administrator/Social Media Strategist for the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism. Taylor takes care of the day to day office needs as well as monitoring the Foundation’s social media accounts and our General Info email account.

Taylor joined the foundation in March of 2015 as an intern and became an official team member in July 2015 following her graduation from Assumption College in May 2015. As an intern, Taylor helped to organize and coordinate the Celebrity and Athlete Foundation Forum started by Executive Director, Lisa Borges. During her time at Assumption College, Taylor majored in Management and minored in Sport Management. She was invited to join the inaugural group of Assumption College’s MBA Sport Business program during their internship with the New England Baseball Complex located in Northborough, MA, and to travel on three immersion trips to Boston, Chicago, and Arizona. On these trips Taylor was given the opportunity to learn the business of sport first hand from different organizations and professional teams.

Taylor enjoys all things having to do with Boston/New England sports and enjoys volunteering for multiple foundations in the area during her free time. Taylor grew up and currently resides in Arlington, MA.

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