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Board and Staff

We have a multidisciplinary staff with expertise about ALS and experience working with those living with ALS, their caregivers and their families. Our team is a dedicated group of professionals who have had an amazing impact on the lives of countless families in Massachusetts, New England, across the country and abroad.

Our Staff

Ron-Hoffman

Ron Hoffman

Founder/Executive Director

Julie-Yau

Julie Yau, Ph.D., SEP

Director of Education & Program Development

Erin-Lajeunesse

Erin Lajeunesse MSW, LICSW

Senior Family Care Liaison

Chris-Curtin

Chris Curtin

Senior Family Care Liaison
Director, Southern New England & Northern Atlantic States

Jean-Batty

Jean Z. Batty, MPA

Government Affairs Liaison

Travis-Schneider

Travis Schneider

Equipment Program Coordinator

Brenda-Cvitan

Brenda Cvitan

Care Coordinator / Assistant Retreat Center Coordinator

Martha-Miller

Martha Miller

Care Coordinator

christopher-cooley

Christopher Cooley

Co-office Manager

Ellen-Diciccio

Ellen Diciccio

Care Coordinator, Southern New England & Northern Atlantic States

Kristine-Copley

Kristine Copley

Communication Director

deborah-kelly

Deborah Kelly

Co-office Manager

Shannon-Carey

Shannon Carey

Care Coordinator

Our Board

Jim-Bruce

Jim Bruce

President

Elia-Perez-Tessicini

Elia Perez Tessicini

Vice President

Michael-McLaughlin

Michael McLaughlin

Treasurer

Ron-Hoffman

Ron Hoffman

Clerk

Luke-Baxter

Luke Baxter

Tom-Bettle

Thomas B. Bettle

Brian-Bossman

Brian Bossman

Betsy-Heald

Elizabeth P. Heald

Adrienne-Martin

Adrienne Martin

Patty-Oakley

Patty Oakley

Michael-Reilly

Michael Reilly

Darlene-Rose

Darlene Salatto Rose

Guide Council (Board of Advisors)

Jan-Cellucci

Jan Cellucci

Lisa-Genova

Lisa Genova

anne-trupiano

Anne Trupiano

Jerry-Trupiano

Jerry Trupiano