Contact Us

Billings Forge Community Works General Information
140 Russ Street St., Suite N110 Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 548-9877


Cary Wheaton, Executive Director

email Cary


Beverly Herbert, Director of Development and Communications

email Beverly


Mailing Address: 140 Russ Street, Suite N110, Hartford, CT 06106

Administrative & Program Office: 227 Lawrence Street, 2nd floor, Hartford, CT 06106

Catering Office:  140 Russ Street, Suite N110, Hartford, CT 06106 


Program Staff


Althea Bates, Director of Programs and Workforce Development

email Althea


Luz Conde, Office Manager
email Luz


Mallory Craig, Catering Sales Manager

email Mallory


Carla Domingo, Production Chef & Lead Catering Cook

email Carla


Sue Hayes, Catering Sales Administrator

email Sue


Trudi Lebron, Associate Director of Community, Youth and Family Programs

email Trudi


Stacey Lopez, Director of Youth Development
email Stacey 


Becky McGuigan, Executive Chef

email Becky


Karem Perez-Rivera, Director of Community Building
email Karem


Barron Perry, Kitchen Café Manager

email Barron


Jennifer Roach, Garden Instructor

email Jennifer


Johany Rodriguez, Development Coordinator

email Johany





Farmers' Market at Billings Forge

Karem Perez-Rivera (860) 548-9877 ext. 405
email Karem


Rosa Muniz, Market Master (860) 548-9877 ext. 405

email Rosa

Garden at Billings Forge

Jennifer Roach, Garden Master (860) 548-9877 ext. 421
email Jennifer

Youth Development at Billings Forge

Stacey Lopez (860) 548-9877 ext. 404

email Stacey


The Kitchen at Billings Forge

559 Broad Street, Hartford, CT 06106

Phone: (860) 727-8066

Catering Orders: (860) 727-8752 


Production Chef at The Kitchen Café

Becky McGuigan, Executive Baker (860) 727-8752 ext. 103

email Becky


Catering at The Kitchen Café

Sue Hayes, Catering Sales Administrator (860) 727-8752

email Sue


Catering for the Kitchen Café at Billings Forge, and the Kitchen Café at the Hartford Public Library

Mallory Craig, Catering Sales Manager (860) 756-0574

email Mallory


The Studio at Billings Forge

Karem Perez-Rivera (860) 548-9877 ext. 405
email Karem


Luz Conde (860) 548-9877 ext. 401

email Luz


To volunteer or request information on how to become a volunteer:

Volunteer at Billings Forge


Mission Driven Partners:


Firebox Restaurant at Billings Forge
Spiros Koulouris General Manager 
539 Broad Street Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 246-1222
email Spiro


Apartments at Billings Forge


Rosanna Santos, Property Manager
(860) 278-5000

email Rosanna


Click the link below to see a campus map of the Billings Forge Community: 

Billings Forge Community Works - Campus Map