Latham Centers, Inc.,announced today the election of Jeni A. Landers of Dennis, David J. Lofstrom of Kingston, and Octavia Ossola of Brewster to its Board of Directors. Each will initially serve three-year terms on Latham’s community-based board. The three individuals join the volunteer board on the heels of a newly-adopted Strategic Plan for the growing international agency.
Jeni A. Landers, Esquire is an associate with the firm of Wynn and Wynn in Hyannis and is a graduate of Smith College and Northeastern University School of Law. She concentrates her practice in civil litigation, family law, personal injury, and criminal defense. Attorney Landers is a member of the Barnstable County Bar Association and is a recipient of the Cape and Plymouth Business Magazine's 2012 40 Under 40 Awards. She also currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Cape Cod Young Professionals and the Smith College Club of Cape Cod while volunteering with several other Cape nonprofits.
David J. Lofstrom is Vice President, of U.S. Commercial Sales and Product Development for TD Insurance. Based in Boston, Mr. Lofstrom is responsible for growing the commercial property and casualty and employee benefits lines of business across TD Insurance’s footprint from Maine to Florida. He also serves on the Town of Kingston Finance Committee and is a volunteer youth baseball and basketball coach in his community. A native of Brewster, Mass., Mr. Lofstrom received an MBA from Suffolk University and an undergraduate degree from Westfield (Mass.) State University.
Octavia Ossola was a licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with over 40 years of experience working with children in residential settings. Ms. Ossola retired in 2004 from her role as Program Director of Latham School. Prior to Latham Centers, she served in varying professional capacities at the Home for Little Wanderers. Ms. Ossola is very active in the town of Brewster and most recently served as the Chair of the Capital Campaign Committee for the renovation of the Brewster Unitarian Meeting House. She holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Boston University.
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