Staff and Board of Directors

Board of Directors

  • Douglas Colosky, Chair
  • Gavin von Loeser, Vice Chair
  • Antonia Thompson, Treasurer
  • Claude Mayo, Secretary
  • Charleen Merced Agosto
  • Genea Odessa Bell
  • Mario Borelli
  • David Cooney
  • Marilyn Diaz
  • Kathryn Emmett (ex officio)
  • Barbara Hennessy
  • Vinny LaRocca
  • Enrique Lopez
  • Rebecca Matthews
  • Scott Murphy
  • Arnold Rutkin
  • Martha Stone (ex officio)
  • Eric L. Sussman

 

Advisory Board

  • Miriam Berkman
  • John Brittain
  • Brett Dignam
  • L. Philip Guzman
  • Wesley Horton
  • Elizabeth Morgan
  • Eileen Silverstein
  • Preston Tisdale
  • Stanley A. Twardy, Jr.
  • Stephen Wizner

 

Fairfield County Development Board

  • Charleen Merced Agosto
  • Christopher DeMattie
  • Kate Dougherty
  • Robin Keller
  • Vinny LaRocca
  • Deanna Liderman
  • Joanne Nieves
  • Arnold Rutkin
  • Susan Stein
  • Sabrina Tavi
  • Gavin von Loeser

 

Staff

Martha Stone, JD,  Executive Director

Jay Sicklick, JD,  Deputy Director; Director, Medical-Legal Partnership Project

Stacey Violante Cote, JD, MSW,  Director of Operations; Director, Right Direction: Homeless Youth Advocacy Project

Bonnie Berk,  Director, Communications

Maria Cosgrove,  Case Manager, Mobile Legal Office

Tayla Fauntleroy,  Paralegal

Shereffia Francis,  Administrative Assistant

Marisa Halm, JD,   Director, TeamChild Juvenile Justice Project

Maria Illescas,  Paralegal, Immigrant Children's Justice Project

Tasha Jackson,  Finance Director

Sara Kennedy,  Communications and Development Associate

Kia Levey-Burden,  Project Coordinator, Restorative Justice Project

Patricia Marealle,  Staff Attorney, Immigrant Children's Justice Project

Kathryn Scheinberg Meyer, JD,   Director, SpeakUp Initiatives

Lori Nordstrom, JD,  Director, Foundation Relations

Alice Rosenthal, JD,  Senior Staff Attorney, Medical-Legal Partnership Project

Bonnie Roswig, JD,  Senior Staff Attorney, Medical-Legal Partnership Project

Stacy Schleif, JD,  Senior Staff Attorney, Child Abuse Project

Leon Smith, JD,  Director, Racial Justice Project

Andrea Spencer, PhD,  Educational Consultant

Susan Stein,  Director of Development

Sabrina Tavi, JD,  Senior Staff Attorney, Child Abuse Project

Ann Tremont,  Office Manager

Adam Yagaloff, JD,  Staff Attorney, Right Direction: Homeless Youth Advocacy Project

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