State Board of Directors

As a not-for-profit corporation, the Society is headed by a Board of Directors. The Society’s Board of Directors is comprised of the following members:

  • Executive Committee (President, First and Second Vice Presidents, Treasurer and Secretary)
  • Chapter Presidents
  • Members-At-Large

 

2022 NYSSCSW Board Meeting Dates: 

January 22, 2022
March 12, 2022
June 11, 2022
September 17, 2022
November 19, 2022

                      

The following are the names and contact information for the members of the Society’s Board of Directors for 2022:

 

President 
Karen Kaufman, Ph.D.,LCSW-R
[email protected]

Immediate Past President
Shannon Boyle, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

First Vice-President
Henni Fisher, LCSW-R, BCD
[email protected]

Second Vice-President
Hafina Allen, MSW, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Treasurer
Dore Sheppard, Ph.D., LCSW
[email protected]

Secretary
Chris Ann Farhood, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

 

Members-At-Large 

Jay E. Korman, MSW, LCSW-R, BC-TMH (Metropolitan)
[email protected]

Jannette Urciuoli, Ph.D, LCSW (Nassau)
[email protected]

Beth Pagano, MSW, LCSW-R (Rockland)
[email protected]

 

LMSW Representative: 
Jacqueline S Melamed, LMSW
[email protected]

 

Chapter Presidents

Manhattan (Metro) Chapter
Helen Hinkley-Krackow, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Mid-Hudson Chapter
Linda Hill, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Nassau Chapter 

Co-Presidents
Eleanor Perlman, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Patricia Traynor, LCSW
[email protected]

Queens Chapter
Lynne O'Donnell, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Rockland Chapter
Orsolya Clifford, LCSW 
[email protected]

Staten Island Chapter
Dennis Guttman, LCSW 
[email protected]

Suffolk Chapter
Sandra Jo Lane, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Westchester Chapter 
Andrea Kocsis, LCSW
[email protected]