Orelia Barnaby began her career with Nutmeg Big Brothers in 2006, and was promoted to Director of Foster Grandparent Program in 2014.

Orelia has over 25 years of management experience in both for profit and non profit sectors in New York and Hartford.

She earned her undergraduate degree at Queens College in Flushing, New York. Her interests are advocating for children and seniors, mentoring her 5 grandchildren, reading, solving puzzles, and watching re-runs of Law and Order.