The Management Team

The Board of Directors

The Foundation for Alcoholism Research was founded in 2008 by Peg Calder, President and Treasurer,  Retired, Computer Industry.

James McMillan, Recording Secretary. Student at Middlebury College

James McMillan, Recording Secretary. Writer, Prime Minister’s Office (Canada)

Director of FAR Marketing, Self-employed Business Marketing.

Alex Bertoni, Director, Marketing Director, St. Michael’s College.


Picture of Christine

Christine Fraioli, Director, Agent Four Season’s International Realty

Associate Board Members

Jennifer Honeywood, Treasurer, business owner

Jennifer Honeywood, retired business owner.

John Spackman, Corresponding Secretary, Professor of Philosophy, Middlebury College

John Spackman, Philosophy Department Head, Middlebury College.

Advisory Panel

Mark Logan, MD, Board Certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine

Devon Jersild; PhD, Psychologist and author of Happy Hours: Alcohol in a Woman’s Life
To purchase Happy Hours and to learn more about Dr. Jersild and her book, Click here

Dianne McDermott; President, McDermott & Company Marketing,

Rob McPherson; Vice President for Development with the Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF)


Grace Hammonds; retired Vice President, Avant Garde Computer Services (AGCS),

Sanford Weinstein, Ed.D., M.S.W., Professor Emeritus, New York University. Author, The Educator’s Guide to Substance Abuse Prevention and Family Beyond Family: The Surrogate Parent in Schools and Other Community Agencies