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Board and Staff

Directors and Officers

Jack Joseph Adler, MD, FACP, FCCP, Chairman
Retired physician specializing in Pulmonary Medicine.  Also health administrator, consultant, educator, and co-President of Mt Sinai IPA.  Now living in the Sound Shore area.

Susan Cohn, LCSW, MPH
Social Work Administrator with expertise in managing programs and people. Currently Clinical Education Specialist developing curriculum and conducting workshops on hoarding disorder, difficult clients, mental health treatment and other topics targeted to social workers, nurses and other health professionals.

Jonathan Deus
A successful airline professional, now a pilot with JetBlue. Thrives in adversity and wholeheartedly believes in outstanding customer service.  Also is head of the Orienta Condo Marina and Board member, Mamaroneck, NY.

Joseph Garcin
Award winning residential and commercial real estate professional working for 20+ years in White Plains, Scarsdale, Yonkers, Irvington, Ardsley, Bronxville, Dobbs Ferry.  Fluent Spanish.

Friedhilde Milburn, LMSW, Vice-Chairman and WFR Co-Founder
At Home on the Sound co-founder, currently serving as a member of the At Home on the Sound (AHOS) Board of Directors.  AHOS is an aging in place organization serving Larchmont & Mamaroneck, NY.

Lynda O’Hanlon, Treasurer
Member of the Boxwood Alliance Board of Directors.  Healthcare practice management consultant and community organizer. Active in countywide caregiver coaching and training with the Livable Communities Caregiver Collaborative.

Donna Tessitore
Stamford, CT resident and past NYC social services senior executive.

Linda Travis
Licensed Agent at NY Life Insurance Company, White Plains, NY.  Formerly Superintendent at NYC Transit with 25+ experience in public transit and transportation systems operations, management, planning & analysis.

Jonelle Ward, MS
Director of Outreach Westchester for the Alzheimer’s Association of Hudson Valley. Manages a team that coordinates collaborative relationships with community and faith-based organizations. Westchester Business Council’s “40 under 40” Rising Star (2016) Awarded for exemplary leadership and professionalism.

Howard Weinberg
Retired hospital consultant following 32 years as CEO of three acute care hospitals in the NYC Health & Hospitals Corporation and a Nursing Home, plus Executive Director of an Ambulatory Surgery Center. Taught health administration, healthcare management and quality assurance at St Joseph's College, City University of NY and New School for Social Research, respectively.   

Catherine (Kitty) Wynkoop, PhD, FACHE(R), President and WFR Co-Founder
Also co-founder and Secretary of the Boxwood Alliance Board of Directors, an aging in place organization providing support to older adults living in the less densely populated parts of upper Westchester and Putnam Counties and their families.  Active in development and management of collaborative and mutually supportive aging in place and mobility management programs and services.   

Arleen Zuckerman, Secretary
Co-chairman of New Rochelle Cares’ Board of Directors and member of WFR Sound Shore Advisory Council.  Background in education and management.

 

Staff

Delores Alvarado, Program Coordinator

Amy Archer, Training Coordinator

Friedhilde Milburn, Engagement & Advancement Coordinator

Arlene R. Penn, Coordinator of Volunteers

Lynn Princisvalle, Program Coordinator

Ellie Rodriguez, Spanish Language Coordinator

Catherine Wynkoop, President

 

Consultants

Richard Farrell & Associates, Public Relations

Jeri Froehlich, Froehlich Bonini Associates, Graphic Design

Kevin Kennedy, Fulcrum Resource Development, Website Design