Staff & Board of Directors

Staff and Board of Directors


Abby Ingber

Executive Director

Doreen Dawson

Family Connections Leader Liaison

Nancy Epstein

Family Connections Leader Liaison

Elizabeth Suga

Family Connections Program Assistant

Denice Whiteley

Administrative Coordinator

Board of Directors

Julie Chesley, PhD

Chair of the Board,
Co-Chair of Family Connections Committee

Alan Fruzzetti, PhD

Chair of Scientific & Professional Affairs Committee,
Suicide Prevention/MSTR Committee Member

Ann Mirabito, PhD, MBA

Family Connections Committee Member,
Marketing/Outreach Task Force Member 

Aditi Vijay, EdM, PhD

Suicide Prevention/MSTR Committee Member,
Scientific & Research Committee Member

Dave Ackerman, JD

Chair International Task Force,
Content Committee Member

Silvia Giliotti, PhD, LCSW

Chair of Suicide Prevention/MSTR Committee

Cathleen M. Payne, JD

Governance & Nominations Committee Member,
Content Committee Member

Jim Yu, Executive Vice-Chair

Co-Chair Family Connectons Committee,
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee Member

Stacey Ahner, M. Ed.

Chair of Development Committee,
Immediate Past Chair

Andrea Gold, PhD.

Scientific & Research Committee Member

Luciana G. Payne, PhD

Chair Content Committee,
Scientific & Research Committee Member,
Suicide Prevention/MSTR Committee Member

Harry Bruell

Finance Committee Member

Phillip Gorham

Chair of Finance Committee

Brian Riese

Chair of Advocacy Committee,
Development Committee Member

Kevin Dennehy, CPA, MBA

Finance Committee Member,
Governance and Nominations Committee Member

Catherine Humenuk, LCSW, PLLC, MA

Scientific & Research Committee Member

Elizabeth St. Clair, JD

Co-Chair of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee Member,

Chair Governance & Nominations Committee Member