To meet state requirements of a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, PACTV is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who meet throughout the year to oversee the management of the organization and the work performed by the full-time Executive Director. This diverse group of volunteers has fiduciary responsibility for the business and the direct supervision, and evaluation of the Executive Director’s performance. To contact the PACTV Board of Directors please send a letter to: PACTV, 4 Collins Avenue, Plymouth MA 02360 or email Gary Gumpright, President of the PACTV Board of Directors.
Board of Directors
Gary served thirty-eight years of federal service and is a US Navy veteran. As a civil servant, he worked for the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) which is the Department of Defense (DoD) component that works directly with Defense suppliers to help ensure that DoD, Federal, and allied government supplies and services are delivered on time, at projected cost, and meet all performance requirements. He traveled worldwide evaluating contractor software design and development. Gary was also an internal auditor of Agency compliance to software acquisition policy which he led the development of and was the Agency authority. He served as Director of the DCMA Software Engineering and Acquisition Management Center in his last years with the Agency.
His interest with access programming began while producing Pembroke High School Wrestling Team programs which were seasonally presented from 2002 through 2009. He is Chairman of the Strategic Planning Committee, By-Law Committee and a member of the Personnel Committee. He is a resident of Pembroke, married with two children, and a Eucharistic Minister at Saint Thecla’s Parish in Pembroke.
Kathy resides in Kingston with her husband of 25 years, Elie and their three sons. She is an Assistant Branch Manager for Rockland Trust Company at the Pilgrim Hill branch.
Kathy and her husband have been self-employed in the gas industry for over 24 years. She has served on committees including the Silver Lake Regional Middle School PTO and Cub Scout Pack 49 in Kingston.
Kathy's interests include gardening, volunteer work, scrapbooking and most of all spending time with her family. She enjoys working with the PACTV Board of Directors and serving as a representative of the Kingston community.
Deborah Wall has been Director of the Pembroke Public Library and a Pembroke town resident since 2001. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Northeastern University and received her Master of Library Science and Information degree from Simmons College. Deborah has served on the Board of the SAILS Library Network and worked on countless committees, most recently the Pembroke 300th Committee.
In 2007, Deborah took over the management of the town website because of her concern for public access to information. She also manages the Library’s website, and its social network pages as well. Being on the board of PACTV “is just a natural fit.” Her other passions include her dogs and photography and she is looking forward to learning videography.
Deborah knows that the freedom of information, in print, online, and through public access television, is vital for an informed society. She is excited for what the partnership between Pembroke and PACTV provides for the town residents. Deborah was elected Treasurer to the PACTV Board of Directors in April of 2016.
Leslie is a psychotherapist (LMHC) in private practice in Pembroke, MA. She has been in practice for 13 years and has extensive training in anxiety, depression and behavioral addiction. Leslie recently accepted a regular role as a psychology expert for PACTV Community News and speaks at public forums on a regular basis.
Prior to being a psychotherapist, Leslie spend 13 years working for corporations and at her last job worked in IBM's marketing department.
Leslie has her Master's degree in Clinical Psychology from Lesley University in Cambridge, MA and undergraduate degrees in Communication Arts and Theology from Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy, MA.
Leslie lives in Duxbury with her two children and two-year-old rescue pup. In her free time, she enjoys doing pottery/sculpting, volunteer work, traveling and music.
Darin Colucci has been a successful trial attorney for over 25 years often representing plaintiffs in high profile cases. Darin has been recognized by Newsweek.com as one of the Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys in the country, Thompson Reuters as a “Super Lawyer”, the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys – Top Ten Attorney Award, and the National Trial Lawyers Association, Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He is a graduate of Bucknell University and a cum laude graduate of Suffolk University Law School where he was a staff member and editor of the law review. He is a founding partner in the law firm of Colucci, Colucci, Marcus & Flavin located in Milton and Boston.
Darin is also the author of the book: Everything I Never Learned in School: A Guide to Success which won a 2017 Eric Hoffer award in the category of self-help. In addition, he’s lectured extensively regarding the book and its overriding message of honesty, integrity and positivity in business.
A native of Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, Darin has made his home in Massachusetts for over 30 years, currently residing in Duxbury, along with his wife, Lorna and their son, Jackson.
Shelagh is serving her second term as a member of Plymouth’s Select Board. She was elected in 2016 and re-elected in 2019. Shelagh served for years as a member of the town’s Advisory and Finance committee before she was elected to the Select Board. She was also elected a town meeting member for multiple terms representing various precincts in Plymouth.
Shelagh’s 40 year business career has been in healthcare information technology. Previous positions include being the director of information systems at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth for thirteen years and then for five years at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. For three years Shelagh was an engagement manager providing consulting services to multiple large hospitals and physician groups around the country. Presently she is in her 20th year of service, having directed and managed many successful information system initiatives and transitions at MIT Medical.
Shelagh is on the Board of Directors and has the position of Treasurer of the Massachusetts Health Data Consortium. From 2011-2016 she was an adjunct professor at Suffolk University teaching in the Masters in Business and Health Administration programs. She also served on Lasell University’s Board of Trustees for three years.
Shelagh earned multiple degrees at Suffolk University in Boston - she graduated cum laude with a Bachelors in Business Management and a Masters in Business Administration.
Shelagh and her husband Keven have been proud residents of the Pinehills and Plymouth since 2003. They have been happily married for over 28 years.
Mathew J. Muratore
Matt Muratore has served as the State Representative for the First Plymouth District since 2014. He was a Plymouth Selectman from May 2010-January 2015 and served as Chairman of the Board of Selectmen from 2012-2014.
A Plymouth resident since 2001, Matt grew up on the South Shore and graduated from Cardinal Spellman High School. He is a graduate of Northeastern University with a degree in Business Management. Beginning his career as a nursing home administrator in 1991, Matt was the Administrator at Plymouth Rehabilitation and Health Care Center from 2003-January 2015 and is a member of the Massachusetts Senior Care Association. He is also co-owner and operator of Crayon College in Plymouth and Kingston.
Matt is active in various community organizations including Rotary, Knights of Columbus, the Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce and the Plymouth Networking Group for Seniors. Matt serves on the PACTV Board of Directors and as an Advisory Board Member for the Elder Care Life Network.
Prior to his election to the Board of Selectmen, Matt was a member of the Advisory and Finance Committee for 5 years and was Board Member and Board Chairman of the Plymouth Council on Aging.
Matt has six daughters, and his wife Kristin is a local attorney