Carmela S. Haklisch

Life Director

Carmela Haklisch joined the Board of Directors of The Friends of Thirteen, Inc. in June of 1996, was elected Second Vice Chairman in June 2003; First Vice Chairman in 2005; Chairman in June 2007; and Chairman Emeritus in May 2010. She has served as Chairman of the Friends Education Committee and is a past member of WNET’S Education Committee. She also served on the Association of Public Television Stations’ Leadership Council. Ms. Haklisch serves on numerous nonprofit boards and worked in the field of science and technology policy for over 20 years.