Board of Directors 2016
Family Focus Board
PRESIDENT:
Joel Fridovich, MSW, SDA
Director, New Rochelle Alternative High School;
Co-Chair, Board of Commissioners, New Rochelle
Youth Bureau

VICE PRESIDENT:
Denise Pilgrim
Law Assistant - Macy's
SECRETARY:
Earl Hassel
Director of Store Communications, Macy's
TREASURER:
Robert Pilgrim
Telecommunications Consultant
MEMBERS:
Roslyn Bernstein*
Medical Student Coordinator (retired)

Judith Brambrut* **
Teacher (retired)

Theresa Chan
Accountant (retired)

Sharon Cohen-Powers * ****
Web Editor, Media Publisher

Gina DeCrescenzo
Attorney

Keith Griffin
Technical Network Support Professional

Ines Miyares, Ph.D.*
Professer of Geography, Hunter College

Sandra Salerno
Therapist

Linda Schwartz
Suffolk County Dept. of Social Services (retired)

Stephen Stojowski* **
Certified Public Accountant

Sandra Vilar-Ferreira, LCSW
Clinical Director of Residential Services

Rick Whitaker*
Director of Theater and Music -
The Italian Academy at Columbia University

ADVISORY BOARD:
Dr. Stewart Blechner* **
Family Focus Board 2
Photos by Cynthia van Elk
*adoptive parent
**founding member
***adoptee
****on leave of absense