Sep 27, 2020  
Mercy College 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
Mercy College 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Advisory Boards


Program Advisory Boards

School Advisory Boards


Program Advisory Boards

Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Grace Consiglio M.P.A., B.S., C.L.T
Saint Joseph’s Medical Center
Yonkers, NY

Gershni Melendez MLS (ASCP)
Mercy College CLS Program Alumni
New York Blood Center
Nyack, NY

Michelle Naylor MS, MT (ASCP)
Program Director,
Clinical Laboratory Science
Mercy College
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Louisa Pricoli MS, MT (ASCP)
White Plains Hospital
White Plains, NY

Jacqueline Reiner MT (ASCP)
NYP-Lawrence Hospital
Bronxville, NY

Linda Sherman-Atkins, MS, MT (ASCP) SH
Assistant Professor
Clinical Laboratory Science
Mercy College
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Devyani Chaudhuri Ph.D.
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics
Tarrytown, NY

Robert Sullivan Ph.D., MT (ASCP)
Program Director – Retired
Poughkeepsie, NY

Michele Tanzillo MT (ASCP)
Phelps Memorial Hospital
Sleepy Hollow, NY

Legal Studies

Constantino Fragale, J.D.
Attorney
Maker Fragale and Di Costanzo, LLP
Rye, NY

Emily Frankl
Paralegal
Cuddy and Feder, LLP
White Plains, NY

Ellen Franzese
Paralegal
Town of Greenburgh
Greenburgh, NY

Doris Friedman, J.D.
Attorney and Mediator
Town Justice (Retired),
Town of Greenburgh
Tarrytown, NY

Diana Lemon
Paralegal
Westchester County
Bar Association
White Plains, NY

Barbara Lerman, J.D.
Attorney
White Plains, NY

Timothy Lewis, J.D.
Town Attorney
Town of Greenburgh
Greenburgh, NY

Loretta Machado
Paralegal
Bronx, NY

The Honorable Janet C. Malone
Westchester Supreme and County Courts
White Plains, NY

Ronald Nfor
Attorney
Tokio Fire and Marine Insurance Co.
Mt. Kisco, NY

Melissa Pena
Paralegal
Bronx, NY

David J. Rosenbaum
Principal
Technology Consulting
Citron Cooperman
White Plains, NY

Joseph Ruhl, J.D.
Regional President
Orange County Trust Co.
White Plains, NY

Kimberly Ruggiero
Paralegal
Health Care Navigator, LLC
White Plains, NY

Donna Seminara, J.D.
Attorney
Tulis Wilkes Hufi and Geiger, LLP
Tarrytown, NY

Tracy Warren
Legal Assistant
James G. Dibbini and Associates, P.C.
Yonkers, NY

Nursing

Patricia Cal, DNP, MSN
Chair, Department of Nursing
Orange Community College
Middletown, NY

Bonnie Corbett
Vice President, Patient Care Services
NY Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
Cortlandt, NY

Lynette DeBellis, M.A, RN
Chair, Nursing
Westchester Community College
Valhalla, NY

Rebecca M. Greer, D.N.P., RN
Dean, Montefiore School of Nursing
Mount Vernon, NY 

Dorothea Lever, RN, Ph.D., CDE, CCRN
Nursing Chair
Rockland Community College
Suffern, NY

Mary McDermott, M.S.N., RN, ANP, NE-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
Sleepy Hollow, NY

Loretta McManus RN, MS, BC, LNHA
Vice President of Nursing (Ret.)
The Silverlake Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
Briarwood, NY

Michele Quirolo, RN, M.S.
Vice President of Operations
VNA of Hudson Valley, (Northwell Health)
Mount Kisco, NY

Daniel M. Suarez, RN, M.A.
Associate Director Sales NY Region
OnCourse Healthcare Group
Bayside Queens, NY

Maria Vezina, Ed.D., RN, NEA-BC
Vice President of Patient Care and Chief Nursing Officer, MSSL
Mount Sinai, St. Luke’s
New York, NY

Denise Walsh, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Graduate Nursing
Molloy College

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Jennifer Alves, C.O.T.A.
Throgs Neck Extended Care
Bronx, NY

Susie Brubaker M.A., O.T.R., C.H.T.
Retired Occupational Therapist
Hartsdale, NY

Lisa Davis M.A., O.T.R/L
Executive Director,
Therapeutic Resources
New York, NY

Cristina Dumitrescu, M.S., O.T.R/L
Program Director
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
Mercy College
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

Mary Lou DeMaio, M.S., O.T.R/L
Director of Rehabilitation
St. Patrick’s Home for the Aged and Infirm
Bronx, NY

Rosemarie Drummond, C.O.T.A
Staff Certified OT Assistant
Fred Keller School
Yonkers, NY

Sharon Sedlak, M.S., O.T.R/L
Visiting Assistant Professor
Associate Director / Director of Clinical Education
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
Mercy College
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Social Work

Alison Carrol
Associate Executive Director
Putnam Family and Community Services
Carmel, NY

Stephanie Diggs
President
Dobbs Ferry Social Work Club

Raymond Franzem
Director of Social Services for Education
AHRC
Bronx, NY

Diane Gitelson, M.S.W.
Former Director of Social Work
Sky View Nursing/Rehabilitation
Center Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Patricia Hamill
Office of Mental Health
Yorktown Heights, NY

Carolyn Hanesworth
Assistant Professor, Mercy College

Ms. Britney Hudson
Mercy College Alumni

Alexander S. Ingram

Hawa Jalloh
NASW
Westchester Division Chair

Ms. Marion Kendall
Mercy College Alumni

George Lewert, M.S.W.
Social Work Manager
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Regis McDonald, M.S.W.
Senior Vice President
The Children’s Village
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Emily Murphy
Assistant Professor at Mercy College

Amanda Rodriguez
President
Bronx Social Work Club

Mr. Michael Swanwick
Sr. Director, Social Work
& Discharge Planning
Westchester Medical Center-
WMC Health Network

Ricardo Torress
Director of Family Services
WestHab
85 Executive Blvd.
Elmsford, NY

Veterinary Technology

Stephanie Acosta, B.S., L.V.T.
Downtown Veterinary Medical Group
New York, NY

Donna Blauvelt, B.S., L.V.T.
Cornell University Veterinary Specialists
Stamford, CT

Jane Cho, D.V.M., ACVO
Veterinary Eye Specialists
Ardsley, NY

Amy Klingher, L.V.T.
Animal Medical of New City
New City, NY

Danielle Perez, L.V.T.
Animal Medical of New City
New City, NY

David Roeder
Northeast Veterinary Supply Company
Allentown, PA

Lorelei Schiliro, B.S., L.V.T.
County Animal Clinic
Yonkers, NY

Verna Serra, D.V.M.
Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners
New York, NY

Robert Weiner, V.M.D., ABVP
County Animal Hospital
New City, NY

Rachel Weissman, B.S., B.S.N., L.V.T., R.N.
Westchester Medical Center
Valhalla, NY

Barbara Willen 
Rockland County Sheriff
Public Member

School Advisory Boards

School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Marcia M. Brewster
President
United Nations Association - USA,
Westchester Chapter

Melissa Cebollero
Senior Director,
Office of Government & Community Relations
Montefiore Health System

Shari Cohen, J.D., LMFT ‘12
Marriage and Family Therapist

Beth Enser
Director of Training
The Children’s Village

Michael Orth
Commissioner 
Westchester County Department of Community Mental Health

Susan Simon, J.D.
Town Justice in Lewisboro

Stephen E. Slate, D.Med
Executive Director
Institute for Mediation and Conflict Resolution

Stan Wiktor
President
Central Systems International