Frank DiCristina, Site Manager at Allnex in Wallingford, CT, recently announced the members of the company’s newly formed Community Advisory Board. The mission of the board is to enhance the dialogue between Allnex and its constituents.

“We were so pleased with the initial interest in our advisory board. We have a diverse cross-section of the community that includes business leaders, non-profit directors and environmental advocates. Additionally, we have several citizens that represent the Wallingford community,” DiCristina said. “We are grateful for the commitment of these individuals and know that each member will play an important role in enhancing communications between Allnex and the community.” 

At the recent Community Advisory Board meeting, Allnex provided an overview of its local and global operations, discussed the focus on innovative product lines and demonstrated the company’s commitment to safety, health and the environment. Community Advisory Board members were offered a tour of the facility. 

The following individuals are members of the 2016 Allnex Community Advisory Board, which will meet bi-monthly:

Ed Albrecht - Trout Unlimited

Maria Campos-Harlow - Spanish Community of Wallingford

Charlie Cappannari - Allnex retiree

Tom Curtin - Ulbrich Steel

Joe Czentnar - Wallingford Fire Department

Sally Darrow – Wallingford Family YMCA

Vincenzo DiNatale – Local Citizen

George Foulds - Quinnipiac River Watershed Association

Mary Heffernon - Wallingford Conservation Commission

Fire Chief Rich Heidgerd - Wallingford Fire Department

Rick Hendershot - Wallingford Public Utilities

Steve Knight – Local Citizen

Liz Landow - Wallingford Center and HUBCAP

Martin Mador - River Advocates of South Central Connecticut

Superintendent Dr. Sal Menzo - Wallingford Public Schools

Matt Mottram - Allnex, President of ICWUC Local 436

State Representative Mary Mushinsky

Dee Prior-Nesti - Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce

David Rodriguez - Local Citizen

Tim Ryan - Town of Wallingford

Peter Stein - Evonik

For more information regarding the Community Advisory Board, contact Allnex Site Manager Frank DiCristina at