A retired human resources executive and former Representative Town Meeting member, Guthman was among seven officers elected by the 20-member board.
Other officers include: Joe Pucci, senior vice president; Sandy Nathan, vice president of governance and nominations; Russ Baris, vice president of finance; Lori Goertz, vice president of development; Julie Belaga, secretary; and Jocelyn Barandiaran, treasurer.
Jonathan Cunitz has been appointed to a four-year term as a board member, replacing Gary Goldberg, who completed one term. Cunitz is a management consultant and former instructor at New York University's Stern School of Business. He is a former member of the Westport Zoning Board of Appeals and former Representative Town Meeting member.