Janice A. Sheehy, senior vice president and team leader, business banking for Webster Bank has been named as the honorary starter for the 2015 Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day 5K Road Race.
Sheehy is the 10th person recognized with the award, and the first female in the history of the race. The award is made to people of distinction who have made life-time contributions to the two communities along the racecourse – Derby and Shelton. The tradition of selecting the honorary race starter began in 2005. The honorary starter’s chief duty is to fire the starting gun at the race.