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
Training & CRA Officer,
Atlantic Stewardship Bank


Jessica Hinds
Paterson Academy for Gifted & Talented

Orville Morales
Field Representative,
Congressman Bill Pascrell

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
Proposal Manager,
Ricoh USA, Inc.

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