Our Mission

To be a source of relevant and timely information on compensation, benefits, work-life balance, recognition, performance management and talent development for Total Rewards Professionals in the Central Connecticut and Western Massachusetts areas. We will achieve this by offering WorldatWork certification courses, creating and delivering educational Total Rewards programming and fostering a Total Rewards community among our members through networking opportunities and active information-sharing. Being a WorldatWork chapter, we will leverage the national association’s capabilities and reach by facilitating members’ interests and concerns.

Board of Directors

Title Name
President Cheryl D’Angelo
Treasurer Sarah Morgan
Secretary Phillip Montgomery
Programs Jerry Kardas
Communications Marc Kroll
Directors At Large Dan Purushotham Betsy Larson

If you would like to get in touch with a board member, please use our contact form.


As a WorldatWork Local Network member, Colonial Total Rewards Association is able to offer local practitioners networking advantages along with educational and association fundraising opportunities.

WorldatWork is an international association of human resource professionals and business leaders focused on attracting, motivating and retaining employees. Founded in 1955, WorldatWork provides practitioners with knowledge leadership to effectively design and implement strategies and practices in total rewards – compensation, benefits, work-life, performance and recognition, development and career opportunities. WorldatWork supports its 30,000 members and customers in 75 countries with thought leadership, education, publications, research, and certification.

The WorldatWork group of registered marks includes: WorldatWork®, workspan®, Certified Compensation Professional or CCP®, Certified Benefits Professional® or CBP, Global Remuneration Professional or GRP®, Work-Life Certified Professional or WLCP, WorldatWork Society of Certified Professionals®, and Alliance for Work-Life Progress® or AWLP®.

WorldatWork Journal, WorldatWork Press, and Telework Advisory Group are part of the WorldatWork family.

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