Board & Staff

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve.

Kathy Granger, President

Kristen True, Vice President

Elizabeth Rutkowski, Secretary

Dana Allen, Treasurer


Dana Allan
Kristen True
Kathy Granger
Philip Mero
Elizabeth Rutkowski
Bethany Sousis


 Our staff has a strong commitment to serving the community.

General Administration

Valerie Ainsworth, Executive Director
518-962-2077 x1226

Vanessa Moses, Office/Human Resource Administrator
518-962-2077 x1211

Heidi Rosinski, Finance Administrator
518-962-2077 x1218

Douglas Meyer, Sr., M.Ed, Director of Services
518-962-2077 x1239

Jill Taylor, Finance Administrator Assistant
518-962-2077 x1250

Kathleen Thompson, Program Documentation Facilitator
518-962-2077 x1217

Brandy Lacey, Administrative Assistant
518-962-2077 x1236

Care Coordination

Marisa Gaddor, Chief Care Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1216

Cherie Crowningshield, Care Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1227

Harold O’Connor, Care Coordinator
518-585-9072 x1103

Harry Bassett, Care Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1214

Megan Dedrick, Care Coordinator
518-585-9072 x1104

Karen Welch, Care Coordinator
518-585-9072 x1220

Gabrielle Gouveia, Mental Health System Care Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1229

Crisis Intervention Program  

Alys Quattracchi, Mobile Crisis Prevention Coordinator
518-585-9072 x1101

Markie Teriele, On call in house
518-962-2077 x 1265

Stacey Anderson, Peer Advocate

Kerri McCann

Devon Wallace, Peer Advocate

Wellness and Recovery

Traci Ploufe, Wellness and Recovery Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1225

Julie Baker, Job Placement Advisor
518-962-2077 x1222

Darcy Morse, Peer Support Advocate
518-585-9072 x1105

John Nailor, Peer Support Advocate
518-585-9072 x1221

Adam Clark, Peer Support Advocate
518-962-2077 x1232

Sandra Herrick, Peer Support Advocate
518-962-2077 x1213

Supported Housing

Maghan Wolson, Housing Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1236

Kellie Trombley, Housing Advisor
518-585-9072 x1102

HCBS Program Assistant

Katherine Collien
518-962-2077 x1210

Brad Hammond, Maintenance Coordinator
518-962-2077 x1224

Larry Clark, Janitor

Stewart Jerdo, Janitor