Tell Your Friends that I am Kind

Meet Our Team

Jennifer Hubbard

As President of the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation, Jennifer is committed to fulfilling her daughter’s dream of being a Caretaker of all animals. Jennifer Hubbard graduated from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College holding a BA degree in art history and communications. Upon graduating from college, she worked for a Fortune 100 company for 9 years. Jennifer left the professional workforce to raise her 2 children. Her youngest daughter, Catherine Violet was a victim of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Jennifer and her husband Matthew are determined to see their daughter’s foundation support those causes that best represent their daughter and her life.


Matthew Hubbard

Matthew holds 19 years of practical experience in business intelligence and global analytics. Matt is known for his unmatched track record of success, passion for people and animals, and desire to make good come out of the loss of his daughter. As Vice President of the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation, Matt will work to see that his daughter’s passion and kindness for animals is shared with the world.

Kelly McCormick-Sullivan

Kelly McCormick-Sullivan is president and CEO of the Pluta Cancer Center, a not-for-profit cancer treatment facility in Rochester, NY. Kelly has a strong commitment to the nonprofit sector and community service. She has served on the boards of the Women’s Foundation of Genesee Valley, the American Lung Association of NY and the Rochester Hearing and Speech Center. She has also volunteered at Unity Health System, the March of Dimes, Sidelines, the National Kidney Foundation and the Monroe County Department of Health. Kelly holds a BA in political science from The Catholic University of America, an MA in public communication from American University, a master’s certificate in human resources from Cornell University and an MS in health systems administration from the Rochester Institute of Technology. As Catherine’s aunt, she is committed to keeping Catherine’s memory alive by supporting the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation and those organizations that reflect Catherine’s kindness and love. Kelly has enjoyed watching the success of Catherine’s Peace Team, founded by her son, Catherine’s cousin, 9-year-old Jack Sullivan. She lives in Pittsford, NY with her husband, Dan Sullivan, and their 3 children—Jack, Maeve and Brynn.