Board of Directors
Mr. Papantonis was elected as Chair of the Board of Directors in 2019, after serving as Vice Chair since 2017. He is an engineer and President and founder of Nauset Construction, a full-service construction company providing pre-construction, construction management, design-build, and general contracting services throughout New England.
Robert E. Kenney
Mr. Kenney currently serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, having served as Chair of the Board previously from 2017 to 2019. He is President of Kenney Development Company, a leading real estate firm engaged in development, urban planning and consulting. Mr. Kenney also serves as a Trustee of the Greater Boston YMCA and Chairman of the Housing Development Corporation of Wellesley.
Mr. DiSchino joined the Board of Directors in 2008 and was elected Treasurer in 2010. He served as President and CEO of Barkan Management Company, a leading manager of residential properties in Massachusetts, for 26 years until his retirement in late 2020. Mr. DiSchino is also past President of the Rental Housing Association.
Mr. Fish was elected to the Board of Directors in 2016, and as Board Clerk in 2017. He is President, CEO, and co-founder of Dellbrook | JKS, a full-service general contractor and construction management firm specializing in healthcare, renewable energy, and municipal projects.
Michael E. Liu, AIA
Kimberly Sherman Stamler
Jim Kostaras, AIA
Mr. Kostaras was appointed as President and CEO of Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston in November, 2019. He is a registered architect, urban planner and former Senior Fellow at the Institute for International Urban Development. He was also the Executive Director of the City of Somerville’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development, and prior to that, Assistant Director for Economic Development at the Boston Planning and Development Agency (former BRA). Jim was a Lecturer in Urban Planning and Design at the Harvard and, more recently, an adjunct professor at Wentworth and Northeastern. For over 28 years, Jim and his wife have lived in West Roxbury.