Board of Directors


Kathryn Schmidt
Vice President
Proprietor, PartiesUnplugged

Wayne Angelbeck
Ret'd VP of Business Dev.
& Treasurer, Penske Truck Leasing

Donna Brightman
Assistant Secretary
Exec. Director, Woodbridge Housing Authority



Michael Rolls
Board President
Director of Finance, Sax LLP

Ronessa Johnson
Owner, A Strategic Plan Beauty Spot, LLC

Anthony LaSala
Assistant Vice President
Counselor at Law, La Sala Properties

Judy Keyes
Assistant Treasurer
Vice President,
Atlantic Stewardship Bank


Jessica Hinds
Paterson Academy for Gifted & Talented

Orville Morales
Community Campaign Manager,
The Public Good Project

Mariela Perez*
4Cs of Passaic County, Inc.

Ruth Plucinski
Ret'd Marketing & Comm Manager,

Michael Powell
Executive Director,
PCCC - Center for Continuing Education

Inge Spungen*
Executive Director,
Paterson Alliance

Dora Valencia

Janice Willet
Freelance Writer,
The Boston Consulting Group

*new members for 2018

John Algera*
Madison Ave CRC, Paterson

Nelly Celi
Comissioner of the
Paterson Planning Board

Bruce Ciccone
Prodigy Group International

Mary Crooms*
Retired, Teacher

Azaria Cunningham
New Roberto Clemente MS

Giancarlo DiLonardo
Cmty Strategies Coordinator,
NJ Community Capital

Nicole Edwards*
Billing Supervisor,
Holy Name Medical Center

Rev. Warren McDowell
Senior Pastor,
Prophetic Church of God, Paterson


Honorary & Ex Officio
Mary Sinacore

Ret'd Accounting Mgr.,
SDM Representatives

Honorary & Ex Officio
Norma Leonhard

Ret'd Exec. Secretary,
American Cyanamid

Special Counsel
Richard A. Voll, Esq.
Attorney-at-Law, Ridgewood

Board Attorney
Alexis Lazzara
Attorney, Connell Foley, LLP