Our Team

Dana Frame
Position: President/Executive Director
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Sara Passamonte
Position: Director of Programs
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Heather Baker
Position: Events and Outreach Manager
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Anne Fischer
Position: Finance Manager
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Michael Buckpitt
Position: CompeerCORPS Program Manager
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Eric Baetzhold
Extension: 207
Position:  CompeerCORPS Intake and Engagement Specialist

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Anne Black
Position: Adult Program Coordinator
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Maggie Burgos
Position: Senior Family Peer Mentor
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Daniel Cadet
Position: Youth Program Coordinator]
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Cheri Greenauer
Position:  Family Peer Mentor
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Josh Higgins
Position: Youth Program Coordinator
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Eric King
Position: Youth Program Coordinator
Extension: 224

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Kim Klupacs
Position: Youth Peer Specialist
Extension: 223

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Andrea Orton
Position: Office and Database Manager
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Suzanne Sovocool
Position: Adult Program Coordinator
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Board of Directors

Steve Simpson
Position: Chairman
MBA Director and Career Consultant, Marketing
Simon Business School, University of Rochester

Richard Fox
Position: Vice Chair
President, Ardent Learning

Ela Hakiel
Position: Vice Chair
Vice President, Senior Wealth Advisor
Tompkins Financial

Lawrence Stanney
Position: Treasurer
President, Paris-Kirwan

Andy Thon
Position: Secretary
Account Manager
BMC Software

Paul Keenan
Position: Immediate Past Chair
Vice President and Retail Banking Manager
Genesee Regional Bank

Richard P. Bannister
President – Rochester Region
M&T Benefits Group

John Chapman

Ted Cook, CFP
Senior Vice President / Portfolio Manager
U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth

Kurt Dambaugh
Vice President, Area Retail Manager
Key Bank

Kristen Englehart
Senior Account Executive
JAY Marketing and Communications

Michael Fanto, CLU
Financial Services Professional
Alliance Advisory Group

Stacy B. Killings, Psy.D.
Certified School Psychologist & Crisis Therapist
Strong Memorial Hospital, Gates Chili High School

Michael S. Mallaber
Senior Vice President, Commercial Services
Canandaigua National Bank & Trust

Jeffrey M. Mordaci, CPA
Treasury Manager
North American Breweries, Inc.

David Pieterse, Esq.
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC

Liliana Ruiz
Director of Special Events and Promotions
WDKX 103.9 FM

Stephen Salluzzo
Bishop Kearney High School

Thomas Savage II
Staff Physical Therapist
Mary Cariola Children’s Center

Wendy Smith
V.P. Engineering / COO, Klug Systems by Optimation
Optimation Technology, Inc.

Elizabeth Talia
Vice President of Legal & Regulatory Affairs and Legal Counsel
Thompson Health

Donna VanHousen
Director Clinical Informatics
Trillium Health

Jess Williams
Strategic Market Director – OMP
Johnson and Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc.

Keri Wood
Director of Corporate Culture and Organizational Effectiveness
The Lifetime Healthcare Companies

Dale A. Worrall, Esq.
Harris Beach Attorneys at Law

Emeritus Directors

Andrew Hoyen
Sr. Vice President and Chief Administration Officer
Infinite Group, Inc.

Kevin M. Pickhardt
Chief Executive Officer
Pharos Systems International


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