Board Listing

John Kastan
Chief Program Officer
The Jewish Board
(New York City)

Vice President
Chris Wilkins, Sr. 
Loyola Recovery Foundation
(Finger Lakes)


Pam Mattel
Chief Operating Officer
Acacia Network
(New York City)

*Immediate Past President
Howard Hitzel
Executive Director
Lake Shore Behavioral Health
(Western NY)

Regional Representatives to the Board
Denise Arzola
Deputy Director of Community Services
Bailey House
(New York City)

Barbara Faron
Chief Executive Officer
Federation of Organizations
(Long Island)

Regional Representatives (Cont.):
Carl Hatch-Feir
Executive Director
Delphi Drug and Alcohol Services
(Finger Lakes) 

Elizabeth Mauro
Executive Director
Mid-Erie Counseling Center
(Western NY)

Kathy Pandekakes
Assistant Executive Director
Human Development Services of Westchester
(Hudson Region)

Jeff Steigman
Vice President for Integrated Services
Family Service League of Long Island
(Long Island)

John Warren
Executive Director
Central New York Services, Inc.
(Central Region) 

Representatives serving on our board as a result of their Committee Leadership positions include Karen Shaughness (Brookhaven Medical Center), Robert Anderson (Alleghany County), and Bruce Nisbet (SPECTRUM Human Services).